Category Archives: PMC Reader

PMC Reader 2.1 released

A new version of PMC Reader, the iOS app for conveniently reading PubMed Central articles, has been released. It brings the following changes:

– iPhone support (universal app).
– Full iOS 7 support (required).
– Layout and rendering fixes.
– Stability and performance improvements.

PMC Reader 2.0 released

A major update of the iPad reader for PubMed Central articles has been released. New features include:

– Pagination. Choose between paginated or scrolling reading.
– Current page is remembered for each article.
– Choose between grid or list layouts of the article list.
– Rearrange article list with drag and drop.
– Ability to download an article again. May be necessary to benefit from some new features.
– Citation links show the reference in a small popup with links to the bibliography and PubMed.
– More consistent use of colors in the interface.
– Easier to enter and exit fullscreen.
– Traditional iOS navigation between article list and article.
– Requires iOS 6.

PMC Reader 1.3 released

This new version of the reader for PubMed Central manuscripts includes:

– Quick navigation between article sections.
– Choose between several serif and sans serif fonts.
– True full screen reading.
– Ability to search the list of articles.
– Links within an article are now working.
– Other minor UI tweaks and enhancements.

PMC Reader 1.2 released

The Pubmed Central reader for iPad has been updated with the following changes:

  • Articles are now added by searching Pubmed Central directly.
  • The article list can be reordered.
  • Improved controls for font size, line spacing, and margins.
  • Improved display of figures.
  • Additional tweaks for better article layout.