Pro Tip: Adding references to sticky notes in Papers 3 for Mac

It is possible to add references to sticky notes when in the full-screen reader. These references also act as a link to the related article and when you select a reference, this article will also open in the full-screen reader.

To add a sticky note to an article, select the icon in the bottom left hand corner when in the full-screen reader. A sticky note will now appear. To add a reference, use the keyboard shortcut { and type the author (ensuring you use capitals for the first letter) of the article you wish to add.


This reference will now appear as a link. When this link is selected, the full article will appear in the full-screen reader.


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