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Apps for Studying and Research

Apps for Studying and Research

The apps mentioned in this article can be found in the App store and/or Google Play.

Tools

  • Scanners
  • Mendeley  - Reference Manager
  • RedLaser - QR Code Reader
  • tip: turn your iPhone sideways when using calculator for more calculator features.

Information Sources

  • Databases
    • Access My Library College - Gale Databases
    • EbscoHost - Includes Academic Search Complete and Business Source Complete.
    • Lexis Nexis
  • eBooks
    • eBrary
    • SpringerLink
  • Journals
    • ACS Mobile
    • RSC Mobile
  • Other
    • ArtStor

Readers

  • Bluefire - Allows reading of DRM protected epub books, such as the Libraries' EBL books.
  • GoodReader - an excellent app for reading, and marking, up PDF's that are not protected

Remote Access

  • Cisco AnyConnect - server webvpn.ucr.edu



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Other Smart Apps

  • DropBox
  • Blackboard - iLearn
  • Any highly rated flashcard app
  • GRE Vocabulary
  • WizIQ - Webinar App
  • Timer

Cool Subject Apps

  • Periodic Table
  • Anatomy
  • Molecules
  • Star Walk
  • Chem Spider - Chemical Drawing Application
Last modified: 11/19/2012 1:03 PM by M. Potter

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