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Leslie J. Savage Library: Mobile Apps

MOBILE APPS

Find a Helpful App

Helpful Apps

Icon Key:

Apple Store=iOS appliations

Blackberry App World=Blackberry applications
Google Play (Android Market)=Android applications   Website=Mobile browser link

 Evernote logo  Evernote 

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Blackberry App World Website

An easy-to-use, free app that helps you remember everything across all of the devices you use. Stay organized, save your ideas and improve productivity. Evernote lets you take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable, whether you are at home, at work, or on the go.  


Dropbox logo Dropbox

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Website

2GB of free online storage. A free service that lets you bring all your photos, docs, and videos anywhere. Any file you save to your Dropbox is accessible from all your computers, iPhone, iPad and even the Dropbox website!


CamScanner logo CamScanner

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Website

Turn your phone into a PDF creator, scanner, and FAX machine. With an .edu email account, you get a free upgrade to the pro version. Scanning and PDF creation is free. Charge for FAXing.  You can sync it with Evernote, Dropbox, and Google Drive.


Dragon Dictation logo Dragon Dictation

Apple Store Website

Use voice-to-text dictation to quickly and easily record notes, text messages, e-mail messages, and Facebook/Twitter updates. - for iOS only.


Google Drive logo Google Drive

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Website

Drive starts you with 15 GB of free Google storage, so you can keep pictures, stories, designs, drawings, recordings, videos – anything. See your stuff anywhere.


My Homework logo My Homework

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market)

Keep your homework assignments organized in this handy scheduler that provides alerts and reminders.


Adobe Acrobat logo Adobe Acrobat

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market)

View, annotate, and sign PDF files.

Icon Key:

Apple Store=iOS appliations

Blackberry App World=Blackberry applications
Google Play (Android Market)=Android applications   Website=Mobile browser link

EasyBib logo EasyBib 

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Website
Easily create MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations by scanning a book bar code or entering the title.  http://www.easybib.com/


Zotero logo Zotero

Website
Zotero does not offer an official mobile app, but they do recommend many 3rd party apps at https://www.zotero.org/support/mobile. You can also just access Zotero.org from your mobile device - the website is mobile-friendly.


Dictionary.com  logo Dictionary.com

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market)


Mirriam-Webster logo Mirriam-Webster Dictionary

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market)


Google Translate logo Google Translate

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market)

Icon Key:

Apple Store=iOS appliations

Blackberry App World=Blackberry applications
Google Play (Android Market)=Android applications   website=Mobile browser link

Educreations logo  Educreations Interactive Whiteboard

Apple Store Website

A unique interactive whiteboard and screencasting tool that's simple, powerful, and fun to use. Annotate, animate, and narrate nearly any type of content as you explain any concept. (iOS only)


MindMeister logo MindMeister

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Website

 

  • Collaboration: Share your mind maps and brainstorm with others in real-time
  • Multi-media: Add images, links, notes, files or videos to your mind map
  • Publishing: Make your mind maps public and embed them in a website or blog
  • Presentation mode: Turn mind maps into stunning presentations
  • Task Management: Assign tasks to your collaborators and follow their progress in your activity stream
  • Export maps: Turn your mind maps into Word documents, PNGs, PDFs or convert them into other mind map formats

Icon Key:

Apple Store=iOS appliations

Blackberry App World=Blackberry applications
Google Play (Android Market)=Android applications   Website=Mobile browser link

Paper logo Paper

Apple Store

"Sketch, Write, Draw, Outline, and Pen."  For iPad only.


IFTTT logo IFTTT (If This Then That)

Apple Store Google Play (Android Market) Website

Automate simple digital tasks by connecting apps and services using applets.

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Apps that Block Online Distractions

If you have a tendency to get distracted by social media, email, and online games, but you must be online to complete your assignments, there is a solution. Download an app that allows you to block distracting sites for designated periods of time. This will help you be more productive on your work. Check out some options below! 

The following apps are not owned or maintained by Savage Library.

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QR code to view the mobile apps webpage on a mobile device.

Disclaimer

These apps are not owned or maintained by Savage Library.

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