WTF: Merging duplicated citation info Zotero

With your long list of citation info over the years, there might be chances of duplicated citation info. Reference manager is very handy in dealing with this problem. The following picture is how you do it in Zotero.

Just go to the “Duplicates” tab in your left side pane.  It will detect duplicated entries in you collections or libraries. Then click on the series of duplicates then hit “Merge items” on the right side pane.

Merging duplicated citation info in Zotero
Merging duplicated citation info in Zotero

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My current focus is how to provide the hydrostratigraphy of volcanic aquifers in Bandung area. The research is based on environmental isotope measurement in groundwater and morphometry. My work consists of hydrochemical measurements. I am using multivariate statistical methods to provides more quantitative foundation for the analysis and more insight into the groundwater behavior, especially its interaction with surface water. I use open source apps like R and Python to do the job. In my spare time, I also have a side project to promote open science in Indonesia's research workflow. One of my current focus is promoting INARxiv, as the first preprint server of Indonesia ( and serving as ORCID and OSF ( ambassador. Research interest: Hydrochemistry, multivariate analysis, and R programming. Blog:, (