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Mobile Databases: Mobile Apps

Databases and Research

Mobile Apps Features Download Instructions
ACS Mobile logo ACS Mobile: Journals from the American Chemical Society covering chemistry, biology, biochemostry, environmental science, and more. Follow preferred journals and save, search, and share articles. 

iTunes

Google Play

Make sure you are connected to the Loyola wireless network before downloading to get access to Monroe Library subscriptions.
Artstor Mobile: allows users to search for and browse images and access image groups on their mobile devices and to view images as flashcards for studying. 

Google Play

If you access ARTstor from outside of Loyola's network, you will be asked to use your ARTstor username and password to log in to the mobile site. Please enter your password in all lower-case. 

App only available for Android; Apple users simply need point their browser to mobile.artstor.org
Cover art Medline Unbound: free access to MEDLINE/PubMed

iTunes

Google Play

Download through iTunes or Google Play.
Naxos Music Library: Search for, browse among and listen to classical, jazz and other musical recordings. Date range does not apply. All recordings available in full.

iTunes

Google Play

Download from on or off campus and registers with your Loyola email. Alumni may continue using their accounts after matriculation but must return to campus and login to the desktop site once every 6 months to keep their accounts active.
PubGet: Searches PubMed, ArXiv, JSTOR, IEEE. For iPad only.

iTunes (iPad only)

Download through iTunes. Create a login and select "Loyola University New Orleans" as your institution while connected to the Loyola network.

Data and Source Management Tools

Mobile Apps Features Download Instructions
IFTTT  If This Than That: a service that lets you create powerful connections with one simple statement: if this then that. Some examples are setting your mobile photos to automatically backup to Dropbox; backing up your contacts to Google Drive; getting an iOS Notification with your favorite sports team's final score; and more. 

iTunes

Google Play

Join IFTT at https://ifttt.com/. Download the app to your mobile device. Browse existing "Recipes" or add your own.
Cover art Dropbox: Remote file storage for documents, images, music, and more. Access your files from any of your devices.

iTunes

Google Play

Download for free and get 2 GB of storage space.
Cover art  Evernote: note taking and file management tool. 

iTunes

Google Play

Monthly limits for the free version.
Office Mobile: access, view and edit your Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft PowerPoint documents. For Android only; apps for Office software (Word, Excel, etc.) can be downloaded for Apple products individually here. Google Play Sign in with a free Microsoft account to create, edit and save documents for home use. A qualifying Office 365 subscription is required to create, edit and save documents for business use. More information is available here.
 ZotPad: iPad/iPhone client for Zotero reference management software. iTunes
Referey: Android client for Mendeley reference management software.  Google Play
Mendeley: iPad/iPhone client for Zotero reference management software. iTunes

Prezi Viewer: For viewing Prezi presentations. For iPhone only.

Prezi for iPad: Lets you create, edit, and share your presentations

iTunes

iTunes

Blackboard Mobile

iTunes

Google Play

Download for free and click "Search for Your School" at the bottom. 
Skeptical Science: Lookup skeptical arguments about Global Warming and see what peer-reviewed science has to say about them.

iTunes

Google Play

Free. Does not connect to Loyola resources.

Other

Alexander Street Press send to mobile--only works when connected to Loyola network

Loyola Apps:

GO to Lake Thoreau: created by The University of Southern Mississippi and Loyola University New Orleans . Guide to the Lake Thoreau Environmental Center. Available for iPad.

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