Join your users in mobile spaces<br />Sarah Forbes<br />University of Toronto Scarborough Library<br />WNY/O ACRL & OCULA ...
eBook Readers Galore!<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/libraryman/5052936803/in/photostream/<br />
Phase 1: Kindle<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/38314728@N08/4040927469/<br />
Documentation<br />
Evolution of Readers : Phase 2 - iPad<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/jblyberg/4505413539/in/photostream/<br />
Finding eBooks<br /><ul><li>Google Books
Internet Archive
Project Gutenberg
IDRC Digital Library
Scholars Portal Books</li></ul>http://www.diigo.com/list/smforbes/ebooks<br />
App Inventory<br />
UTL Mobile<br />
UTL Mobile App (iPhone version)<br /><ul><li>Catalogue – mobile catalogue version
Libraries – search function – descriptions included
Library Hours – search function (have to click library before viewing hours)
My Account – prompts for barcode and pin
New Books (not on the browser)
News & Events
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Join your users in mobile spaces

683
-1

Published on

Sarah Forbes, University of Toronto Scarborough

An increasing number of students and faculty are accessing and interacting with information through portable electronic devices such as e-readers, smartphones and tablets. Find out how University of Toronto Libraries are joining their users in mobile spaces through staff professional development opportunities, technology lending projects, e-content delivery and application sharing.

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
683
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
0
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide
  • Photo by Libraryman – Michael PorterPictured:BookenCybook Opus, BookenCybookOrizon, BenQnReader K61, BVelocity Micro Cruz Reader, iPad, Augen 7inche eReader w/ text to speech, kobo eReader Kindle 2, Kindle DX ASUS prototype folding eReader, Borders NookA great list of eReaders with lots of specs and details: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Comparison_of_e-book_readers
  • Photo By The Creative Penn – Joanna Penn
  • By jblyberg – John Blyberg
  • Join your users in mobile spaces

    1. 1. Join your users in mobile spaces<br />Sarah Forbes<br />University of Toronto Scarborough Library<br />WNY/O ACRL & OCULA Spring 2011 Conference<br />April 29, 2011<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/csaila/3648816968/<br />
    2. 2. eBook Readers Galore!<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/libraryman/5052936803/in/photostream/<br />
    3. 3. Phase 1: Kindle<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/38314728@N08/4040927469/<br />
    4. 4. Documentation<br />
    5. 5. Evolution of Readers : Phase 2 - iPad<br />http://www.flickr.com/photos/jblyberg/4505413539/in/photostream/<br />
    6. 6.
    7. 7.
    8. 8. Finding eBooks<br /><ul><li>Google Books
    9. 9. Internet Archive
    10. 10. Project Gutenberg
    11. 11. IDRC Digital Library
    12. 12. Scholars Portal Books</li></ul>http://www.diigo.com/list/smforbes/ebooks<br />
    13. 13. App Inventory<br />
    14. 14. UTL Mobile<br />
    15. 15. UTL Mobile App (iPhone version)<br /><ul><li>Catalogue – mobile catalogue version
    16. 16. Libraries – search function – descriptions included
    17. 17. Library Hours – search function (have to click library before viewing hours)
    18. 18. My Account – prompts for barcode and pin
    19. 19. New Books (not on the browser)
    20. 20. News & Events
    21. 21. Contact Us
    22. 22. Feedback</li></ul>http://resource.library.utoronto.ca/mobile/app.html<br />
    23. 23. UTL Mobile Browser<br />Search the library catalogue – standard version<br />Renew<br />Articles – not on the app <br />RefWorks – not on the app - goes to RefMobile –http://refworks.scholarsportal.info/mobile<br />Hours – see hours directly on page – <br />Libraries<br />Contact<br />Feedback <br />Classes (at St. George)<br />News (same content as app)<br />http://m.utlib.ca<br />
    24. 24. Mobile Browsers<br />Scholars Portal Journals<br />RefMobile<br />SciFinder Mobile<br />
    25. 25. Testing Existing Content<br />http://guides.library.utoronto.ca/<br />
    26. 26. Creating New Content<br />
    27. 27. Campus Partners<br />http://ctl.utsc.utoronto.ca/technology/m-learning<br />
    28. 28. InforumResources<br />https://www.ischool.utoronto.ca/equipment<br />
    29. 29. Assessment<br />
    30. 30. http://svy.mk/mMbIUm<br />
    31. 31. For more information<br />sforbes@utsc.utoronto.ca<br />Twitter: 4Bes<br />Come see me at the CLA Poster Presentations!<br />

    ×