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Library Apps

    

 

Freegal Music (Download Free MP3s)
Click here for iDevices / Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Yonkers Library card users have a 5 mp3 download limit per week.  This is a completely free and legal way to access a collection of almost 3 million songs.
  • The downloads on this site are all in the MP3 format with no DRM.
  • This service will work with any MP3 player, including iPod, and can be loaded into iTunes.  It works on both PCs and Macs.
     

Lynda.com (Technology Video Tutorials)
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Expert-taught courses in photography, graphic design, business training, web and more.
  • Download full courses or view courses offline
  • Stream course videos directly to your TV
  • Continue watching courses where you left off
     

 YALSA's Teen Book Finder (Teen Book Suggestions)
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Search for books by author, title, genre, awards, and booklists
  • Find It! Button that will show users where to find the book in a nearby library
  • Create your own booklists
  • Share book titles on Twitter and Facebook.
     

ReferenceUSA (Business and Residential Information)
Supported devices: iPad
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Research executives and companies
  • Track down addresses and phone numbers
  • Search for jobs
     


 SirsiDynix Bookmyne (Library & Catalog Search)
Click here for iDevices / Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Search for libraries by name or through the map with integrated direction/navigation through Apple's Maps program, hours of operation and phone number with dial.
  • Store barcode and PIN for instant access to fines, checkouts and holds.
  • Search the catalog.
  • Place holds.
     

  Access My Library (Free books & magazines)
Supported devices:
iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Uses GPS to find libraries within a 10-mile radius of your location, then gives you free, unlimited access to their reputable, authoritative Gale online resources.
  • Information from thousands of current magazines, journals, encyclopedias and more, it’s free and available 24/7.
  • No log-in required. 
     

 Overdrive Media Console (eBook & Audiobook downloads)
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Blackberry, Android phones and tablets, Windows Phone 7
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Search, checkout and place holds on ebooks and audio books in the Overdrive Catalog.
  • Download content direct to the device (eliminates the need to connect device to PC).
  • Listen to and read downloaded titles.
  • Early return now available on certain devices.
     

Freading (eBook downloads)
Click here for iDevices / Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Use browser to navigate the Freading website, then download the book from website into app.
  • Once in the application, the EPUB or PDF book can be explored and read.
  • Not available for Kindles.

 


Flipster
(Popular Magazine downloads)

Click here for iPad / Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPad, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Download popular magazines and read offline
  • Organize your magazines by date or title
  • Track percentage of magazine read

 

OneClick Digital (audiobook downloads)
Click here for iDevices / Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets, mp3 players
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • All of the books in OneClickdigital are available for immediate download. 
  • The audiobooks are renewable once after a 3 week loan.

 

 EasyBib (Create citations for your bibliographies)
Click here for iDevices
/ Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phones & tablets
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Create accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations in seconds by scanning a book bar code or by typing the name of a book.
  • Email your citations and then export your citations to EasyBib.com.



 Tutor.com To Go (Live Homework Help)
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch
Cost: FREE
Features:

  • Connect to to a live tutor for one-to-one help in math, science, social studies, and english.
  • Save and review past one-to-one tutoring sessions.
  • Store essays, assignments, or photos of homework problems in your Tutor.com Locker.
  • Share items in your Locker with a tutor.
  • Access thousands of educational resources from SkillsCenter Resource Library.

     

Mango Mobile (Learn a Language)
Click here for iDevices / Click here for Androids
Supported devices: iPhone/iPad/iPod Touch, Android phone & tablets
Cost: FREE

Features:

  • Full access to all Mango courses offered by your library
  • Interactive phonetic spellings
  • Articulated-speed and fluent-speed pronunciations
  • Literal translations and understood meanings
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