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The top 20 best android apps for librarians

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1. THE TOP 20 BEST ANDROIDAPPS FOR LIBRARIANS Tech Camp Rochester 2012 | Presented by Pat Rapp 2. Apps for:ReadingCommunicatingProductivityReference and NewsRandom Information 3. APPS FOR READING 4. Kindle for Android is a free app Buy books from Amazon Borrow from your library 5. But have you considered Aldiko Book Reader Import any epub or pdf file Download from Feedbooks, Smashwords or other online sites such as Project Guttenberg. 6. Or Legimi ebook reader Free or cheap ebooks Epub format Read-out-loud feature allows for listening to book passages 7. Monroe County Library System LS2 Library Catalog Access to ebooks owned by MCLS Decide on your loan period 1, 2, or 3 weeks Automatically returns books on due date 8. Read it LaterFor online content 9. APPS FOR COMMUNICATING 10. Skype Video chat IM Voice calls 11. GrooVe IP Google Voice Use data plan instead of phone minutes 12. Tweetdeck Synchronizes your Twitter, Facebook, Buzz, and Foursquare accounts 13. Hootsuite Manage Facebook, Twitter, Foursquare and LinkedIn Get stats Use multiple accounts 14. STFU Shut the Phone Up 15. APPS FOR PRODUCTIVITY 16. Evernote Take notes, capture photos, create to-do lists, record voice reminders--and makes these notes completely searchable 17. Colornote Multi-color sticky notes Organize lists by color Easy to use for home and work 18. Tape-a-Talk Record lectures Create voice memos Use it as a dictaphone 19. Dropbox Save your file to Dropbox Access it from all your computers or mobile devices 20. Google Docs Create, edit, upload and share your documents 21. APPS FOR REFERENCE AND NEWS 22. apps.usa.gov 23. More apps.usa.gov 24. News Apps 25. Voice Translator Supported languages : Afrikaans, Albanian, Arabic, Belarusian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, Estonian, Filipino, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malay, Maltese, Norwegian, Persian, Polish, Portuguese, Romanian, Russian, Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swahili, Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Ukrainian, Vietnamese, Welsh, Yiddish. 26. APPS FOR RANDOM INFO 27. Find a Restaurant 28. Find Your Car MyCar Locator 29. Find a Bathroom Sit or Squat Locates bathrooms and provides ratings from other users 30. Speaking of Bathrooms 31. HTTPS://MARKET.ANDROID.COM/ 32. QUESTIONS? patrapp@gmail.com