ReadCube Papers
ReadCube Papers
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ReadCube Papers for Mac

15 April 2021

Your personal library of scientific resources.

What is ReadCube Papers for Mac

What is ReadCube Papers? We are on a mission to make the world of research more accessible and connected - serving researchers, publishers, academic and commercial organizations. Papers offers a robust cross-platform suite of reference management & discovery tools that can dramatically improve the way researchers find, access, organize, read, annotate, share, and cite research literature.

Search + Download
  • Built-in search engines
  • Personalized recommendations
  • Related article feeds
  • Institutional proxy support
  • Web importing via browser
  • 1-click PDF downloads
  • Advanced search filters
Stay Organized
  • Easy importing tools from your desktop/other reference managers
  • Auto article metadata matching
  • Full text library search
  • Advanced sorted & filtering
  • Manual & smart collections
  • #keyword tagging, labels & article ratings
  • File management & watch folders
Read & Annotate
  • Enhanced PDF viewing
  • Hyperlinked inline references, high-res figure browsers & auto-fetched supplements
  • Advanced article metrics (incl. citations, field & relative citation ratio, and Altmetric)
  • Inline and sticky notes, highlighting and drawing tools
  • Text to speech tool
Share & Collaborate
  • Up to 5 private shared collections (PDFs/references)
  • Collaborate with up to 25 Papers user per collection
  • Share references, PDFs, notes, tags and PDF annotations
  • Article discussion group
Cite Faster
  • Insert references from personal / shared libraries or use built-in search engine.
  • 8000+ citation styles supported. Customize & import your own
  • Quick-copy of citations in bibtex, ris
  • Export reference list for use in third party citation tools like EndNote and Overleaf
  • Supports Word 2016+
Sync Across Devices
  • Unlimited cloud storage for your personal library
  • Sync your entire library including notes, lists, annotations, and highlights across all of your devices
  • Supports Desktop (Mac/PC), mobile (iOS/Android) and Web.

What's new in ReadCube Papers

Version 4.23.4:

Note: The downloadable file is an installer that will install the product when opened.

  • Release notes are available here.
ReadCube Papers for Mac Old Versions
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gorillayue
gorillayue
May 10 2021
4.23.4
1.0
May 10 2021
1.0
Version: 4.23.4
With Papers 3 stop working (it keeps crashing after I upgraded to MacOS 11.3.1), I tried very hard to integrate ReadCube Papers into my workflow just as I used to when using Papers 3. But I'm discouraged with two most frustrating features of this software: 1. When I edit the pdf file using externally PDF reader like Adobe Acrobat, it will automatically replace my edited version with a clean slated new PDF file so all my edits are gone next time you open it from the ReadCube Papers library! 2. There is almost no hotkey whatsoever in this software. Even the simple CMD+W (close window), CMD+H (hide the window), CMD+C (copy reference), CTRL+Tab (switch tab) do not work. Many hotkeys that used to work with Papers 3 are all gone. It remains as a disaster. I'm now in this void space where there is no replacement of Papers 3 , which was seamlessly integrated into my workflow.
simonhohl
simonhohl
May 8 2021
4.23.4
1.0
May 8 2021
1.0
Version: 4.23.4
A complete desaster. I cant use my papers 3 anymore and most of my papers were not transferred to read cube papers aka papers 4. I can't find anything and have no idea how to finish writing my current paper. What can I say it's catastrophic how bad this new software is. GIVE ME BACK MY PAPERS 3!!! - I love it soo much and I would pay you ten times the price that you ask for ur useless subscription plan of papes 4.
gorillayue
gorillayue
Apr 28 2021
4.23.4
1.0
Apr 28 2021
1.0
Version: 4.23.4
I echoed with what are being commented below. I had been using Papers since version 1. The transitioning from Papers 3 to ReadCube or forcedly Papers 4 was the worst downgrade of the quality of the Papers 1-3 software. Many useful functionalities such as sharing papers via email, searching and rank the papers, open papers with a PDF readers of choice (instead of by default) are completely gone. It just does not feel the same as Papers 1-3.
Mgfriedrich
Mgfriedrich
Apr 23 2021
4.23.4
4.0
Apr 23 2021
4.0
Version: 4.23.4
When will Readcube have the self-respect and pride to at least reach the level that Papers 3 had before being acquired by Readcube? I cannot understand what Readcube's business plan is. Is it to destroy the brand Papers to come up with a new product? Or is Readcube secretly paid by Zotero, Bookends, Endnote, or some other company? If not, can Readcube PLEASE take the responsibility of having purchased the most efficient academic PDF manager and at least support the old version until they can offer something at least remotely comparable. This is important.
rochodge82
rochodge82
Apr 17 2021
4.23.4
4.0
Apr 17 2021
4.0
Version: 4.23.4
So I have to admit - I am really surprised at the reviews here for Papers. I used both Papers 2/3 and while I will admit, the earlier version of the new Papers/Readcube combo was rough, I actually have become a convert. I like that they grab me the supplements, I don't mind their reader personally (the inline linking to referenced papers is handy) and the browser plug-in works well for me. I get that it's not the same as Papers 3, but to be fair, we all were pretty outraged when Papers 3 came out because it was so different from Papers 2. Not out to change anyone's mind here or bear the wrath of the community - I personally like the app and the direction it's going.
beruka
beruka
Mar 3 2021
4.22.2
0.0
Mar 3 2021
0.0
Version: 4.22.2
It is useless. I was a user or the original Papers since version 1. The transition to Readcube was horrific, my library was not entirely transferred, the browsing capabilities are at best mediocre. It takes me a long time (almost impossible) to find newly imported papers. I will be cancelling my subscription. The original Papers was far superior.
yyenzo99
yyenzo99
Feb 16 2021
4.22.2
1.0
Feb 16 2021
1.0
Version: 4.22.2
This used to be a greats software. Now there are lots of bugs and problems. In particular, they charge a lot, try to lock you in, and are constantly trying new tricks to make you pay more.
davidrondr360
davidrondr360
Feb 7 2021
4.22.2
1.0
Feb 7 2021
1.0
Version: 4.22.2
Papers V4.22.2 is a disaster. It doesn't synchronise across different computers. Information that was once entered inexplicably disappears. Do not invest in this software.
givankovich
givankovich
Feb 5 2021
4.22.2
1.0
Feb 5 2021
1.0
Version: 4.22.2
I loved Papers. Since it changed to Papers Cube there are many problems. It shuts down. PDFs are difficult to locate. You cannot share it through email. I wish they have not changed it.
mugsuk
mugsuk
Feb 2 2021
4.22.2
2.0
Feb 2 2021
2.0
Version: 4.22.2
expensive, and Bibdesk is far superior
$60.00Buy Now
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App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • OS X 10.10.0 or later
  • Required:
  • MacBook Late 2008
  • 2 GB of Ram
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