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Skim is a PDF reader and note-taker for OS X.

Skim Alternatives

The best Skim alternatives based on verified products, community votes, reviews and other factors.
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    Sumatra PDF is a slim PDF/DjVu/EPUB/XPS/CHM/CBR/CBZ/MOBI viewer for Windows.

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    Xournal++ is a handwriting notetaking software with PDF annotation support. Written in C++ with GTK3, supporting Linux (e.g. Ubuntu, Debian, Arch, SUSE), macOS and Windows 10. Supports pen input fr...

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    Foxit Reader is a free and light-weight multi-platform PDF document viewer.

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    Okular is a universal document viewer based developed by KDE.

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    MuPDF is a lightweight PDF and XPS viewer.

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    Download a free trial of PDF Expert - the best PDF software for your Mac. Enjoy advanced reading layouts, powerful PDF editing and classical annotation tools.

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    Evince is a document viewer for multiple document formats: PDF, Postscript, djvu, tiff, dvi, XPS...

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    Make your job easier with Adobe Acrobat DC, the trusted PDF creator. Use Acrobat to convert, edit and sign PDF files at your desk or on the go.

  9. Lightweight notetaking and sketching app.

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    Xodo is the ultimate cross-platform PDF viewer and annotator. And it’s 100% free.

  11. PDF Reader X is a nest in the class PDF reader, PDF annotator and PDF editor for the Mac OS X operating systems.

  12. SlimPDF Reader is a lightweight and tiny desktop PDF reader available over the internet for the Windows operating systems.

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    The smallest, fastest, most feature-rich PDF editor/viewer available

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Skim Reviews

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13 of the Best Free PDF Readers
Skim is another lightweight PDF viewer that comes with many basic functions. Users can highlight text, take pictures and add notes with ease. Skim was primarily developed for academics but has since expanded its functionality. Still, this tool remains great for academics, as it can connect with third-party apps such as Bid Desk.
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