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A mobile app is an application program that runs on smartphones,
 tablets and other mobile devices. Mobile apps are used for information 
retrieval, location services, banking, email, games, and more.
 Depending on the device, apps can be downloaded from the Apple App Store (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad) or Google Play (Android devices).
  A selected list of mobile apps used for reading and accessing library resources is presented below. Visit the Government and Other Useful Apps page to find more handy apps for your mobile device.

Library Related Apps

 
bookmyne_

BookMyne, the Library's app, lets you search the Library’s catalog, manage your account, and find suggested reading instantly with your mobile device. 

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

overdrive

Overdrive Media Console allows you to download e-books and e-audiobooks from the Library directly to your device. More Information

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

ebscohost

EBSCOhost provides access to thousands of journal articles, from National Geographic to People to scholarly publications. More information

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

mango

Mango offers step-by-step web tutorials for 45 languages, as well as 15 ESL courses.  Lessons cover vocabulary, pronunciation, grammar, and culture in real-world situations.   More Information.

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

RefUSA

ReferenceUSA provides access to U.S and Canadian businesses, and White Pages, New Businesses,  Healthcare, Consumers, and New Homeowners online databases. Use it to find and research businesses by company name, location, or business type; conduct market research; find friends and relatives; look for detailed information on physicians, dentists, and more. More Information

Available for iPad.

Accessmylib

AccessMyLibrary Public Edition uses GPS to find libraries within a 10-mile radius of your location, then gives you free, unlimited access to their Gale online resources, such as American Decades, Business Plans Handbook, and others  — without the need to log in.  More information and a video.

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

 

 

Reading Apps

 

TeenBookFinderApp

YALSA's (Young Adult Library Services Association) Teen Book Finder is a free app to help teens, parents, librarians, educators, and anyone who loves young adult literature access to the past three years' of YALSA's awards and lists on their smartphone. Use it to search for books by author, title, award and genre and share books from the Teen Book Finder on Twitter and Facebook. More information and a video.

Available for iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad. Android version will be released later in 2012.

Googleplaybooks
Google Play Books provides access to classic eBooks for free.  Many others books are available for purchase.
 
 
kindle

Kindle Reading App  Many books are available for free with the Kindle App, including popular classics. Many other books are available for purchase.  More information.

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

nook

Nook Reading App  provides access to a great number of free books from Barnes & Noble. Many other books are available for purchase.  More information.

Available for Android, iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad.

ibooks

iBooks app for Apple devices lets you read eBooks from the iBooks store. Many other books are available for purchase.

Available for Android, iPhone, iPodiPad.

goodreads

Goodreads app lets you keep track of the books you've read and the ones you're planning to read, and you can use it to discuss and share recommendations with friends.

Available for Android, iPhone, iPodiPad.

kobo1

Kobo reading app provides access to free and for-purchase books

Available for Android, iPhone, iPodiPad.

 

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