May 29, 2022

More Libraries Join the Mobile Web, Eight Recently Release Apps/Sites

First, Two Resources From Non-Library Organizations:

1. For Android, iPhone/iPad: “CBC News on your mobile device” (via Canadian Brodcasting Corp.)

2.. Mobile Web Site: Chicago Transporation Authority (CTA) Train Tracker (Rapid Transit)

3. iPhone/iPad Ottawa: Ontario Public Library (Powered by Bibliocommons)
This is the second Bibliocommons library to release a mobile app. Edmonton Public Library released an app in late 2010.

4. Simmons College Library (iPhone/iPad) and Web Site

5. iPhone/IPad: University of Chicago Updates Mobile App, Now With  Library Access

6. Mobile Web Site: Maquette University Libraries

7. Multiple Platforms: Louisville Public Libar

8. Mobile Web Site: Northern Iowa University

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