Great Reading Apps

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DESTINY QUEST APP

Search our Library’s catalog from your iPhone or iPad! It is so cool! Just download the Destiny Quest app. You will have to come to see Ms. Touet to get your login info. Do it TODAY!!

Description: Go beyond the walls of your library with the Destiny Quest Mobile App! Search your library catalog — anytime, anywhere! Available for the iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, this app puts the powerful searching capabilities of Destiny Quest — in the palm of your hand.

YASLA TEEN BOOK FINDER APP

Want to find a great Young Adult book to read? Download the YALSA Teen Book Finder App, it’s free and lists authors, titles and award winning books. It also tells you which local public libraries have the books on their shelves! How cool is that!

Description: Find the best books and media for teens, as selected by library staff and educators across the United States! The Teen Book Finder, generously funded by a grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, offers easy access to the titles honored each year by the Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of the American Library Association. Search for books by title, author, genre, award, or list; create a reading list with the favorites button; share what you’re reading on Facebook and Twitter; and find a copy of the book in your local library, all from one screen! Not sure where to start? YALSA offers three hot picks on the homepage each day.

EASYBIB APP

Another App that will be helpful is the EasyBib App. You just have to scan the barcode of the book you are trying to cite and it will search for it and give you three different styles of formatting, MLA, APA and Chicago. This is a free app.

Description: Create accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations in seconds by scanning a book bar code or by typing the name of a book. Build and manage your works cited. Once done, email your citations and then export your citations to EasyBib.com’s popular bibliography management service.

See Ms Touet if you have any questions or some suggestions for this Great Apps to add to this list.