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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 3 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.

 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.
     

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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