- iAnnotate PDF
While not as useful as GoodReader for iPad, iAnnotate gets high marks as being a useful Android alternative.
For reading and annotating PDFs on your Android tablet. Lets you annotate, manage, search, and share documents. Take notes on lecture slides, annotate business documents, sign contracts, and much more.
Create text, photo and audio notes
● Auto-synchronize your notes to your Mac, PC, and Web
● Magically makes text within snapshots searchable
● All notes include geo-location information for mapping and searchSee Our Evernote Guide
Dropbox is a free service that lets you bring your photos, docs, and videos anywhere and share them easily.
- Portable Scanner
Scan documents using your phone into PDF files. Scan documents using your phone into the ubiquitous PDF files. Image sharpening techniques used by Portable Scanner almost always result in a clear scan ideal for on computer viewing as well as printing. An ideal tool for on the go scanning.
- Google Search
Search the web and your phone with the official Google Search app. Get phone search results plus web search and web site suggestions as you type. Google Search will learn which items you click on most to make it even easier to get what you want quickly.
Flipboard creates a personalized magazine out of everything being shared with you, from Instagram photos and Facebook updates to Tumblr posts and articles from your favorite publications. Fill Flipboard with the things you like to read and use Instapaper to save articles to read later. Connect Flipboard to all your social networks, and you'll have a single place to enjoy, browse, comment on and share all the news, photos and updates that matter to you.
- Google Translate
Translate words and phrases between more than 64 languages using Google Translate for Android. For most languages, you can speak your phrases and hear the corresponding translations.
- TED Talks
TED Talks allows you to watch the latest TED videos based on Themes, Talks and Tags.
- Bluefire Reader
A universal eBook reader that allows you to download eBooks purchased in a variety of places and read them on your iPad. This app allows you to download and read MCLA library ebooks.
- QR Reader for Android
Barcode and QR code scanning app
Not an app but the mobile site of World Cat, a catalog of libraries around the world. Save the website to your home screen by using the icon at the bottom of the page with the arrow on it and choosing "Add to Home Screen"
- KhAndroid (Khan Academy)
Not an official app by Khan Academy, this app nonetheless offers Android users many of the online videos. Khan covers a massive number of topics, including K-12 math, science topics such as biology, chemistry, and physics, and even the humanities with playlists on finance and history.
- Wolfram Alpha
An online service that answers factual queries directly by computing the answer from structured data, rather than providing a list of documents or web pages that might contain the answer as a search engine might.
The arXiv, hosted at arXiv.org by the Cornell University Library, stores over a half million e-prints in Physics, Mathematics, Nonlinear Sciences, Computer Science, Quantitative Biology, Quantitative Finance, and Statistics.
- Articles - Wikipedia Reader
Although not recommended for citing in college level work, Wikipedia is a great place to get an overview of your research topic and the note important names and terms to use when searching more scholarly sources.
A dictionary plus: Words searched near you, Voice activated search, What's hot & in the news, Word of the Day updates
Organize anything, together. Whether you're managing a team of freelancers, writing an epic screenplay, or just making a list of stuff to get done, Trello makes sure you're organized and on top of it all. Like a whiteboard with super powers, Trello is simple to use and infinitely flexible. You'll know exactly what needs to get done, who's going to do it, and what's coming up next. Plus, everything you do is synced and saved instantly to the cloud, so that all your devices are always up to date.
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