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Install the Cite it! tool

To import citations from outside Primo (a website, for example) into your Leganto lists, you will need to install the 'Cite it' tool:

Please use Google Chrome as your browser.

  • Once logged in to Leganto, click the Settings cog Settings cog icon in the top right hand corner and choose Cite it! from the drop-down menu.
  • A window opens which allows you to drag and drop the Cite It! button straight to your bookmarks toolbar (you may need to enable the toolbar in Chrome first if it is not already showing):-

Screenshot showing how to drag and drop the Cite it! tool onto the Chrome toolbar.


Once you have installed this, you can go to any website and click the Cite It! bookmarklet to harvest the information and attach it to your chosen list and section. Instructions to do this can be found here.