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Qiqqa Alternatives for Mac

Qiqqa is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Zotero, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Qiqqa and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Qiqqa are Mendeley, DEVONthink, JabRef and EndNote.

Qiqqa alternatives are mainly Research Managers but may also be Note-taking Tools or Document Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Qiqqa.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows

Qiqqa is a free research and reference manager. Search for, read and annotate your PDFs. Then review your work, write up...

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  1. Zotero icon

    Zotero

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Google Drive - Docs
    • LibreOffice
    • Firefox

    Zotero is a free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, share research and cite your research sources directly in your favourite word processor, with 300 MB free online storage.

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    Zotero vs Qiqqa opinions
    Most users think Zotero is a great alternative to Qiqqa.
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    It just handles citation, but no pdf reading and analysis

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    Its easy to manage references

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    Zotero is Open source, and clutter free. It runs on linux, has Multi account capabilities (i.e one for private and one for professional.) Its option to sync over WebDav is and its transparency is important for users who need a certain degree of privacy or control over the Data.

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    Qiqqa is more intuitive and fast

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  2. Mendeley helps manage and share academic knowledge: Mendeley Desktop is free academic software (Windows, Mac, Linux) for organizing and sharing research papers and generating bibliographies with 1GB of free online storage to automatically back up and synchronize your library...

    Generate Bibliographies in Word and OpenOffice
    Mendeley vs Qiqqa opinions
    Most users think Mendeley is a great alternative to Qiqqa.

    yes I tried EndNote but it is always online qiqqa is best, next is mendeley

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  3. DEVONthink is a solution to the digital age conundrum. It is your second brain, the one and only database for all your digital files, be they PDFs, emails, Word docs or even multimedia files.

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    JabRef

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Firefox
    • Google Chrome
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Microsoft Edge

    Bibliography reference manager. The native file format used by JabRef is BibTeX, the standard LaTeX bibliography format.

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    EndNote

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    A reference management software, used for searching online publication databases, & managing publications / bibliographies, with the ability to insert the references into a word processor.

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    EndNote vs Qiqqa opinions
    Most users think EndNote is a great alternative to Qiqqa.

    both are reference management software

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    ReadCube Papers

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Safari

    Papers helps you collect and curate the research material that you're passionate about. This award-winning reference manager will improve the way you find, organize, read, cite, and share.

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    Paperpile

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Microsoft Office Word
    • Google Drive
    • Google Drive - Docs
    • Google Scholar

    Organize your research papers in a Gmail-like web app, sync your PDFs to Google Drive and cite your references in Google Docs.

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    I use it as complement to Qiqqa. Its web articles capture feature is very practical. So is the upload feature.

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    wizdom.ai

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    wizdom.ai (formerly colwiz) is a free and comprehensive research management software for researchers, academics and students. With the wizdom.ai android app, you can search, add and manage publications in your wizdom.ai library on the go. Sync instantly across wizdom.

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    Bookends

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Bookends is a commercial reference management software package for Mac OS X that is used to manage bibliographies and references when writing essays and articles. Its target market is students, academics and professionals.

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    PDF Stacks

    • Mac
    • Windows

    With PDF Stacks, you can organize, find and browse, search, annonate and share your collection and library of PDF files, papers, research and journal articles with a single click. It saves you time: no more wondering around your computer to find a PDF file.

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    Your library of PDF files at your fingertips: instantly organize, search, read, share and print within a click!
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