Getting Started

Quick Start Guide
Welcome to the new ReadCube Papers app! You've just taken the first step towards a simpler, more organized research life! Here are some quick tips on...
Tue, 16 Mar, 2021 at 3:58 PM
How do I import my PDFs into ReadCube Papers?
It's easy to upload any existing PDF articles into ReadCube Papers library. You can simply drag and drop PDF files directly into your ReadCube Papers s...
Tue, 16 Mar, 2021 at 3:58 PM
How do I import/transfer my Library from Papers 3 to the new ReadCube Papers?
Easily migrate your Papers 3 library into ReadCube Papers while retaining all of your annotations and organization from your current Papers 3 library. You c...
Mon, 28 Jun, 2021 at 11:20 AM
Importing your library from EndNote [Papers Desktop]
This is a quick guide to explain the EndNote import feature. This way you can export your EndNote library and have everything come across just like if you w...
Tue, 12 Oct, 2021 at 8:46 AM
How do I import from another reference manager [EndNote, Mendeley, Zotero, Refworks, Reference Manager]
You can import existing libraries from other reference managers with a few simple steps.  Papers 3 Check our library transfer guide here. Endnote Use...
Tue, 31 May, 2022 at 9:36 AM
How do I import my library from Papers 1?
Unfortunately, Papers 1 does not work on modern OS systems. If you are a Papers 1 user, you will need to purchase a ReadCube Papers subscription.
Thu, 23 Jan, 2020 at 4:48 PM
How do I import my library from Papers 2?
In order to move from Papers 2 to ReadCube Papers, you will need to go through Papers 3 first.  First, you can download Papers 3 here. Upon launching it, a...
Fri, 22 Jan, 2021 at 9:45 AM
What happens during the import process?
When you import content into the ReadCube Papers application, a copy of the metadata of the article (and PDF if applicable) is saved to our secure cloud ser...
Fri, 9 Aug, 2019 at 11:35 AM
How do I add Metadata-only References to my ReadCube Papers Library
If you don't have or need the full paper in your library, you can add any reference by clicking on the "Add" followed by "Add Manual Ent...
Fri, 9 Aug, 2019 at 11:51 AM
Article Matching (manual & with helper)
When articles import into Papers they are automatically matched to the metadata so you know exactly what the article is. Sometimes, you may need to rematch ...
Mon, 12 Jul, 2021 at 12:57 PM