June 30, 2016
Here is a handy visual for librarians featuring 12 of what we think are very good iPad apps they can use in their daily work. The visual is based on a post we shared here a few months ago. For more app suggestions for librarians, we recommend Nicole Hennig’s book : Apps for Librarians: Using the Best Mobile Technology to Educate, Create, and Engage which covers in more details over 100 Android and iPad apps. You can also check this infographic featuring 30 good web tools for librarians. Enjoy
EasyBib.com's popular bibliography management service.
5- My MLA
EBSCOhost databases and discovery technologies are the most-used, premium online information resources for tens of thousands of institutions worldwide. This free app ensures that iPhone and iPod Touch users get the most from searching premium EBSCOhost database content, provided courtesy of your library.
Find, store, create and share from anywhere with EndNote® - the most powerful research productivity tool on the market. With flexible tools for searching, organizing and creating research, the EndNote® for iPad app extends your ability to stay on top of cutting edge research and connect with your EndNote® library when you’re on the go.
'Just enter a search term and let Articles find the Wiki entry you are looking for. Use the integrated maps feature to learn about interesting places and historic events around your current location, or anywhere else in the world. Or simply shake your device and let Articles find an entry for you. Mark interesting entries you want to read in the future and search text in the currently open document.'
‘Browse scientific papers, journals, articles, magazines and more academic publications. Gone are the days of having to perform numerous searches across different sites - not only taking up valuable working time, but also being incredibly tedious. Gain reassurance that you’ve covered all resources on your subject.’
‘Got stuck in a totally unfamiliar language environment? When you could not manually input text for translation, even the most powerful electronic dictionaries would be just useless! CamDictionary – your personal translator anytime and anywhere! CamDictionary is a professional instant translator application.’
‘DocsAnywhere lets you copy your documents to your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch so you can take them with you anywhere. Documents are transferred safely and securely over USB using iTunes 9.1 (or later), so there's no need to hassle over creating a wireless network or connecting to a potentially malicious wireless network. Fast application switching is supported for iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad running iOS 4.0 or higher.’