A lot of the content published on our website can be downloaded and viewed offline.
Articles which are available for download will generally have a link on the right hand side to a PDF version (see two example screenshots below). Click on the link and then download it to your device.
Many of the articles have supplementary material in a variety of media. Listed below are the file formats most commonly used on nature.com:
Document: PDF, Word, Power Point, Excel
Citation: Research Information Systems: RIS
Image: JPEG, GIF, BMP
Video: Quicktime: MOV, MP4; Flash Video: FLV; Windows: WMV
Audio: WMA; MP3
To view downloaded content you will need to have the appropriate software installed on your device:
Please click the relevant link below for help with downloading files to your computer:
If you require further assistance you can submit a query to our Online Service team via our webform here. If you would rather email or phone them, their contact information is available here. Please provide us with the details of your query.