Great Apps for Great Librarians

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Great apps for great librariansSteven Irving / Richard EissingerSouthern Utah UniversityNOTE:To change the image on this slide, select the picture and delete it. Then click the Pictures icon in the placeholder to insert your own image.1Access slideshow2Presentation on SlideShare:http://goo.gl/zEqsHn2IntroductionAs of May 2013 (Pew Internet, 2013):91% of American adults have a cell phone56% of American adults have a smartphone34% of American adults own a tablet computerAve cost per appAndroid $0.06iPhone $019iPad $0.5031.25 IOS apps available with 375k designed for iPads867563 for android as of 9/24/2013 http://www.appbrain.comThe money is made with freemium apps where additional purchases occur within the app.3Introduction4What are we doing with our cell phones81% send or receive text messages60% access the internet52% send or receive email50% download apps49% get directions, recommendations, or other location-based information48% listen to music21% video call or video chat8% share their location4introduction5App CategoriesResearchReadersNotetakingProductivityPresentationsEntertainmentResearchGale AccessMyLibraryEBSCOhostMendeleyWolframAlpha66AML: AccessMyLibrary (Gale)Gale Apps iOS & AndridAML Public EditionAML School EditionAML College EditionTips:Access using your college email addressAccess all your subscribed Gale databasesReauthorize after 3 months access77EBSCOhostEBSCO SupportEBSCOhost iOS (iPhone)EBSCOhost AndroidTips:Access EBSCOhost through your libraryClick the link at the bottom of the screen to email yourself a 9 month keySettings: select database(s), Full Text, Peer Reviewed, Publication DateSave articles to Drive, Evernote, Gmail88MendeleyMendeley homeMendeley Reference Manager (iOS)Droideley beta (Android) (unofficial)Tips:Indexes/organizes PDF documents and research papers to your own digital library.Search, organize and cite documents.Annotate and highlight documents99WolframAlphaWolframAlpha homeComputational Knowledge EngineWolframAlpha (iOS)iPhone & iPad, $2.99WolframAlpha (Android)Google Play & Amazon Appstore, $2.99Tips:WolframAlpha Examples by Topic1010ReadersAmazon KindleApple ReadersiBooks, iTunes U, NewsstandNews ReadersFeedly, Flipboard, NPR News, News Pro (Reuters), Reader2, ZiteArticle ReadersInstapaper, Pocket (Read It Later), Readability, Zineo1111Amazon KindleAmazon Kindle AppsAmazon (iOS)Amazon (Android)Tips:Kindle SupportTransfer, download and send files to Kindle1212Apple ReadersiBooksNewsstandiTunes U1313News ReadersFeedly iOS/AndroidFlipboard iOS/AndroidNPR News iOS/AndroidReuters News Pro iOS/AndroidReeder2 - iOSZite iOS/Android14With Google Reader gone, many news readers have stepped in to take over this niche. 14Article ReadersInstapaperPocket (Read It Later)ReadabilityZineo15Instapaper: e*@gmail.com/richard1; App for saving web pages to read later on your computer or device (iOS, Android, Kindle); Install bookmarklet by dragging to your bookmark bar.Pocket: e*@gmail.com; Save web pages to read later on iOS, Android, PC, Mac; browser extensions; can import from Instapaper.Readability: e*@gmail.com/richard1; computer, iOS, Android; tags; Zineo: e*@gmail.com/richard1; magazines; computer, iOS, Android; download issues; interactive graphics and videos; e.g., Natl Geographic $2015NotetakingRecordAudioMemos, AudioNote Lite, Dragon DictationWriteAwesome Note, Evernote, Google Drive, OneNote, Penultimate, QuickOfficeScanJotnot Scanner, TinyScan1616RecordAudioMemos Free & $.99iOS, Android, AmazonAudioNote Free & $4.99AudioNote (iOS)AudioNote (Android)DragonFreeDragon Dictation (iOS)Dragon Mobile Assistant (Android)1717WriteEvernoteEvernote (iOS)Evernote (Android)Google DriveGoogle Drive (iOS)Google Drive (Android)OneNoteOneNote (iOS)OneNote (Android)Penultimate (iOS, free)QuickOffice homeQuickoffice (iOS)FreeQuickoffice Pro HD $19.99Quickoffice Pro (Android)FreeQuickoffice Pro - $14.99Quickoffice Pro HD - $19.99ee1818ScannersJotNot Scanner - iOSFree & Pro $.99TinyScan homeTinyScanFree & Pro $4.99TinyScan (Android)1919ProductivityPasswords1Password, LastPassStatistics:AnalyticsStorage:Dropbox, Google DriveRemote desktop: Join.me, LogMeIn, RemotePC, SplashtopLMS Apps: Blackboard Mobile Learn, Canvas & Speedgrader, Moodle Mobile, TurnitinSocial Media: Facebook, Google+, Skype, Twitter20201Password1Password homeMac, Windows, iOS, Android1Password (iOS)1Password (Android)2121LastPassLastPassWindows, Mac, MobileLastPass iOSLastPass Android2222AnalyticsAnalytics for iPad (iOS)Google Analytics (Android)2323DropboxDropboxDropbox for mobileDropbox (iOS, Android)2424Desktop SharingJoin.mePC, iOS, AndroidFree and ProLogMeIn iOS, AndroidFree & Pro $$RemotePCiOS, AndroidFree & $$SplashtopiOS, AndroidFree & $$25Join.me free 10 people, screen sharing, internet calling, share control, chat, send files, iOS/Android viewersJoin.me Pro: $13/month yearly or $19/month; 250 people, recording, annotation, presenter swap, meeting scheduler, window sharing.Join.me PC: download file (no signup); great for ReferenceLogMeIn: remote access your PC/Mac; e*.suu/richard1; download PC installer & add to My Computers; desktop/file sharing by email invitation.RemotePC: 1 computer free; remote access Host and ViewerSplashtop: $16.99/yr; free apps25LMS AppsBlackboard Mobile LearniOS, AndroidCanvas & Speedgrader Canvas - iOS, AndroidSpeedgrader - iOSMoodle MobileMoodle Mobile iOS, AndroidTurnitiniOS2626Social MediaFacebookiOS, AndroidGoogle+iOS, AndroidSkypeiOS, AndroidTwitteriOS, AndroidLinkedIn, Diigo, Delicious, etc.27Google Bookmarks: get the Chrome browser27PresentationsConferencingAdobe Connect,WebExPresentingDoceriHaiku DeckKeynotePrezi2828ConferencingAdobe Connect iOS, AndroidWebExiOS, Android2929PresentingDoceriFree - iOSInteractive whiteboard and screencastingControls for Keynote & PowerpointHaiku DeckFree iOSPresentation and slideshow program with graphics.Keynote$9.99 iOS Presentation program with themes and graphicsPreziFree iOS Presentation program with themes3030EntertainmentAmazon Instant VideoCrackleNetflixSnagFilmsAngry Librarians!3131FlicksAmazon Instant Video (iOS)Crackle (iOS, Android)Netflix (iOS, Android)SnagFilms (iOS, Android)3232GamesAngry Librarians!3333Questions?34Presentation on SlideShare:http://goo.gl/zEqsHnPresenters:Steven Irvingstevenirving@suu.eduRichard EissingerEissinger@suu.edu343535