Papers (bibliography software)

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  • imports from BibTeX, Connotea, Endnote (XML and ENW), and RefMan
  • based on my personal experience BibDesk import currently does not import rating, read status, and there are some problems with the MeSH keywords (check forum)
  • exports to BibTeX, Bookends, Endnote XML, and as a RIS file
  • automated PDF import using integrated browser into customisable file hierarchy
  • browsing PDF in panel or full screen with note taking possibility
  • organising references in groups (including smart groups like in iTunes)
  • various search functions including overall, title, author,..
  • browsing papers by authors and journal
  • interfaced with OS X (Spotlight search, context menu, import of reference from browsers)



  • 29€ (about $40 as of 10/07)
  • 40% reduction for students


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