Tag Archives: Apps

iPad project – Library Services & Medical and Dental Sciences

Over recent years, there has been plenty of discussion about the use of iPads and other mobile technologies in supporting students and the learning experience.  I think it’s fair to say that in some quarters, there’s a sense that if … Continue reading

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Apps I couldn’t live without

I’ve come to the smartphone arena pretty late, getting my first one earlier this year.  However, I have to say it’s revolutionised my life.  So here’s my list of apps that I just couldn’t live without: Evernote – kind of … Continue reading

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Lancet App now available at App store

Taken from the Inspire eNewsletter, Feb 2012: “The Lancet, has announced that its first app for iPad is now available on the App Store. The Lancet App gives subscribers access to the latest articles published in The Lancet, The Lancet … Continue reading

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eBook treasures from the British Library

From the British Library Reader Bulletin: The British Library has launched a ground-breaking ‘eBook Treasures’ series which will allow iPad users to download entire ancient manuscripts. Starting with Leonardo da Vinci’s Codex Arundel (1478-1518), users will now be able to … Continue reading

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APPs for Medical Students and Professionals

While non-Apple designers of course are busy with Apps for Google Android devices, I’ve got an iPod so the following is Apple based. NB: this is a very brief survey, but I hope it gives a flavour of what’s out … Continue reading

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Library Apps

As I was logging into WordPress today I noticed a blog called LittleBig was being featured for its post on Library Apps. Having got myself an iPhone just last week I am discovering the wonderful world of Apps, and seeing … Continue reading

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Report back from Becoming upwardly mobile – can libraries rise to the challenge?

Two months ago, I attended this one day event.  I have put my full report below, so apologies for the length.  Panel Discussion BL are just about to release their next 10 year vision which will have a large focus … Continue reading

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