PaperShip for iPhone, iPad FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions about PaperShip for iPhone and iPad.

How to open external PDFs in PaperShip?
You can get PDF articles on your device from apps like iBooks, other reference managers, Safari, or Mail. For instance in Safari when you read a PDF...
Fri, 1 Apr, 2016 at 9:51 AM
How to import new documents (Mendeley)?
On the main documents list, tap on the “+” button. You can then enter the terms you are looking for and tap on “Search” button ...
Thu, 22 May, 2014 at 11:34 AM
How to import new documents (Zotero)?
On the main articles list, tap on the "+" button. Then enter the terms you are looking for and select the database to search on....
Wed, 30 Jul, 2014 at 11:58 AM
What are altmetrics?
According to Wikipedia:  “Altmetrics are new metrics proposed as an alternative to the widely used journal impact factor and personal citation indices lik...
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015 at 10:34 AM
How to show article metadata?
You can access article metadata by swiping to the left an article from the main list and tap on "Get Info". Or by tapping the &q...
Thu, 30 Jan, 2014 at 4:49 PM
How to delete a publication?
From the main articles list use your finger to swipe to the left and you will see several action buttons for this article. The...
Sun, 5 Oct, 2014 at 7:29 PM
How to remove downloaded files?
Go to the document Info screen from the main list (swipe, “More”, “Get Info”), or from the “i” button at the bottom of the file screen. Scroll to t...
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015 at 10:31 AM
How to mark as read/unread or favorite (Mendeley)?
From the main documents list, use your finger to swipe to the left and you will see a “More” button for this document. Select “Get Info”. ...
Mon, 10 Feb, 2014 at 12:59 PM
How to add a note to a document?
You can swipe an article on the main list and choose the "Note" option. Or select the note icon on the PDF view. ...
Thu, 30 Jan, 2014 at 4:49 PM
How to create, delete, or edit a folder?
You can create a new folder or delete an existing folder by swiping to the left on a folder from the main library.  “Add Folder”: creates a new folder...
Mon, 23 Nov, 2015 at 10:41 AM