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Skim is a PDF reader and note-taker for OS X. It is designed to help you read and annotate scientific papers in PDF, but is also great for viewing any PDF file.

Skim includes many features and has a great user interface.

What's New

Version 1.4.15:
Bugs Fixed
  • Workaround for bug in searching strings in some PDFs.
  • Workaround for OS X 10.11 bug when copying PDF.
  • Search for dvi conversion command in new TeX location on OS X 10.11.
  • Fix size of toolbar controls.
  • Allow updater to work on OS X 10.11.


  • OS X 10.6 or later

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Downloads 297,778
Version Downloads 49,820
License Free
Date 03 Nov 2015
Platform Intel 64 / OS X / Intel 32
Price Free
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