Sciwheel Browser Extension

Sciwheel Browser Extension

Instantly save and annotate articles and webpages

  • Sciwheel Browser Extension
  • Sciwheel Browser Extension
  • Sciwheel Browser Extension
What is Sciwheel Browser Extension?
Sciwheel Browser Extension is a Firefox add-on designed to efficiently manage and organize online research. It allows users to import research articles and PDFs directly from the browser, highlight important text, annotate figures, and add searchable notes to web articles. The extension is compatible with a broad range of research journals and scientific database websites. A subscription is needed for access to premium features.
By: Sciwheel
Rating: 4.00 (7)
Version: 51.0.0 (Last updated: 2022-05-11)
Creation date: 2014-10-09
Weekly download count: 29
Firefox on Android: No
Risk impact: High risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
  • tabs
  • http://*/*
  • https://*/*
Size: 160.49K
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Key features:

  • Import research articles and PDFs directly from your browser. Citation details, web link and PDF (if available) are automatically saved
  • Highlight text, annotate figures and add notes to any web article. All fully searchable from Sciwheel
  • Works in the vast majority of research journals and scientific database websites, such as PubMed, Google Scholar, Microsoft Academic, Web of Science, EBSCO and many others

Install the Sciwheel Browser Extension today to get started!

Please note, the Sciwheel Browser Extension works together with the Sciwheel reference manager. A subscription is required for premium features. Learn more at

User reviews
Best reference manager out there! Enables collaborative working on papers via Office365 and annotation of papers online!
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Risk impact

Sciwheel Browser Extension is risky to use as it requires a number of sensitive permissions that can potentially harm your browser and steal your data. Exercise caution when installing this add-on. Review carefully before installing. We recommend that you only install Sciwheel Browser Extension if you trust the publisher.

Risk likelihood

Sciwheel Browser Extension has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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