Friday, October 25, 2013

Welcome to the 23 Mobile Things course website! The course is self paced, you can work through each lesson at your own speed and share what you’ve learned…

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Thing 22: eResources and vendor apps

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Some electronic resources (eg. databases, eBooks, magazines, etc.) are accessible via apps provided by the vendors. This thing is not a recommendation of any particular vendor or product,…

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Thing 18: Productivity apps

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

What are your personal productivity challenges? Productivity is about being efficient and effective and some tools on mobile devices can help organise tasks and schedule activities, provide reminders…

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Thing 10 : Social reading

Monday, May 20, 2013

What does the phrase ‘social reading’ bring to mind for you?  We thought it could be explored in a number of different ways: tools to read social media…

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Thing 5 : Photos + Maps + Apps

Friday, April 19, 2013

Library clients using a mobile device have their personal access to your library services and collections in their pocket 24/7, they also have GPS and a camera to…

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Thing 3 : eMail on the move

Thursday, April 4, 2013

E-mail is an indispensable part of daily life.  For example, if you forget a password the most common fix is to have a new one emailed to you….

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Thing 2 : Taking a photo with a mobile device

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

DISCOVER: All smartphones and tablet devices have a camera fitted. Explore your device to take a photograph and then locate the  camera roll or gallery via the menu….

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Thing 1 : Twitter

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

DISCOVER: What is Twitter? Twitter is a real-time information network sharing short messages called “tweets” that are just 140 characters long.  Twitter is a social network which allows…

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Jan Holmquist | Mylee Joseph | Kathryn Barwick 2013