Your personal library of research

Papers helps you collect and curate the research material that you're passionate about. From citations to search, Papers will improve the way you find, organize, read, cite and share.

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Federated search across 25+ search engines. From PubMed and Scopus to arXiv and Google Patents.

Papers suggests articles based on what you're reading, and helps you discover content published by authors in your field. Your preferred search engines can be dragged to favorites, and results can be imported directly into your library.


Focus on reading with the full-screen reader, which supports highlights, annotations, and tabs.

Papers helps you focus on the task at hand. Read in full-screen with the brand new redesigned PDF reading mode. Highlight, annotate, and switch between different documents with tabs. Also new in Papers 3, you can view supplemental files and an offline copy of the article you're reading—directly in the application.


Throw out those folders of uncategorized PDFs and let Papers organize your documents.

Papers automatically renames and organizes documents according to your preferences. When you import references that have a link to the article, Papers even automatically downloads the PDF and a snapshot of the web version.


Citing has never been easier. Format citations in one of 7000+ citation styles.

Whether you use an existing style sheet, or your own custom made style, make magic happen with Magic Citations in almost any application. Because research goes beyond manuscript writing.


Collaborate, share and discover with Papers Online. Providing shared collections and a personal reading list.

Papers Online is a web application, so you can sign in and view your publications. Share the latest publications within the team to collaborate on journal clubs, manuscripts and more. Ask us about a private Papers Online environment for sharing documents (either hosted, or internal).

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