Apps for academics final presentation

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Given at IOLUG's Evolving Librarian conference November 2, 2012


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2. AppsForAcademicsCarey SturgeonAndrea BoehmeIndiana State University 3. iPads at ISU Library5devices total 4 devices checks out for 1 week 1 device checks out for 4 hours on Reserve Restore after the device is returned Sync to a list of preset apps Check out includes carrying case, chargingcord, sync cable, keyboard, and keyboardpower adapter + copy of liability agreement Gela Skins purchased for Free LibraryAdvertisement! 4. Things to Consider Basic collection development considerations How long does your device loan out for? How annoying is it? Are there addons in the app that should bepreloaded? Other accounts that you have tosign up for? How does it function in portrait and landscapemode? Does the app require a stylus for best use? Does the app have an easily findable FAQ? 5. Note TakingAudioNote 6. ReadingGoodReader iBooksRead 2 Me 7. Mind MappingMind Meister Total Recall 8. RecordingAudio MemosQuickVoice 9. Government 10. Math Apps Math FormularyFormulasHDGraphingfor CalculusCalculator 11. Text-to-Speech 12. Student-Teacher Connections Edmodo Dropbox Blackboard Mobile 13. Organization 14. Science AppsPeriodic TableMolecules of the Elements Periodic table NASA Now 15. General SparkNotes 16. MusicSpotify 17. QUESTIONS? Contact us! Carey Sturgeon Andrea Boehme