Papers vs. ReadCube

Which is right for you, Papers or ReadCube?

Depending on the size of your organization and literature management needs, either plan could be just right. Learn more about Papers and ReadCube below.

What is Papers?

Papers reference management tool has plans for students, academic institutions and corporate environments. Our corporate plans are designed for researchers, small teams and emerging organizations.

Here's What You Get with Papers:

PDF management

Syncing across devices

SmartCite for Word & Google Docs

Enhanced PDF viewing

PDF annotation tools

Standard authentication

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What is ReadCube?

Whether your company is a startup or a leading global organization, ReadCube offers literature management tools that will transform how your team works with scholarly literature. Request a free demo to find out if this option is right for you.

ReadCube offers enterprise level features that your organization may need, here are just some of the additional features available:

Advanced Literature Management:

Here are just a few of the tools available to search, store and manage your literature:

Robust full-text search

Unlimited shared collections

Unlimited storage space

Enhanced patent support

Security & User Management:

You can rest assured that your data is safe, here are just a few of the security features ReadCube offers:

Administrative controls

Enterprise authentication (SSO)

Account capture

Library archiving

Instant Full-Text Access:

Access the articles you need with ease!

On-demand access to paywalled articles

30,000+ supported journal titles

Upfront pricing and delivery times

Enhanced article previews

Advanced Support:

The ReadCube customer support team is here to help with any questions or issues you may have.

Dedicated account manager

Priority email support

Customized training material

Onboarding support

Learn more about ReadCube