How to sign up for a Papers Online account

Papers Online offers a personal Reading list and collaborative shared collections that can be accessed within Papers (Papers for Mac, Windows and iOS) and in a web browser.

You can sign up for a free Papers Online account within Papers.

Sign up to a Papers Online account on Papers for Mac

  • Select Papers -> Preferences > Sharing.

  • Make sure Papers Online is selected.

  • Click "Create Account" and submit in your name, email address and a chosen password.

  • You should receive a verification email; click the link and choose "Open Papers" on the webpage.

Sign up to a Papers Online account on Papers for Windows

  • Select Papers Online from the source list on the left-hand side in the main library page.

  • Select 'Sign In or Register'.

  • Fill in your name, email address and password and click 'Register'.

  • You should receive a verification email; click the link and choose "Open Papers" on the webpage.

Sign up to a Papers Online account on Papers for iOS

  • Tap the three dots in the main library view to access the Settings view.

  • Tap 'Set Up Paper Online' underneath Papers Online section.

  • Tap 'Sign Up'.

  • Fill in your name, email address and password and tap Sign Up.

  • You should receive a verification email; click the link and choose "Open Papers" on the webpage.