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Last Updated: Aug 8, 2017 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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There are many apps availbale that are useful for:

  • reading,
  • highlighting
  • making notes and managing citations.

This page contains suggestions for some you may find helpful.

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More reading apps


    More citation apps


    Read PDFs, Ebooks, RSS feeds - annotate, cite, and share

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    Read saved web pages on the go, even offline. Install a bookmarklet in your browser on your computers and click to save a whole article into Instapaper for later reading on your iPhone or iPad. Text-only view make it easy to read without scrolling right and left. Adjust the fonts to a size that works for you. Universal. (Free version available for less than 10 articles). For iOS and Android.

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    Pocket allows you to save articles, videos, photos and other files to read later from directly within your browser. Pocket can be used from your browser as well as with iOS, Android and Kobo devices.

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    The EndNote for iPad app allows you to create, access and manage your EndNote library and attachments from you iPad. You can read and annotate documents and sync references and attachments to EndNote on other platforms.

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    Super-robust PDF reader with advanced reading, annotating, markup and highlighting capabilities, excellent file manager, text file reader and editor, audio/video player, Safari-like viewer for MS Office and iWorks files. Syncs with Google Docs, MobileMe, Dropbox and more. Create your own hierarchy of folders to save your documents into. Highly recommended for reading & annotating scholarly articles.

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    Access and read your Amazon Kindle books even if you don't have a Kindle. Automatically synchronizes your last page read between devices. Delete a book when you're done and Amazon keeps your copy online for later retrieval. Adjust the text size, add bookmarks, and more. Universal iOS app. Free. Android version available.

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    Organize, read, annotate, and share your collection of articles and PDFs on iPhone and iPad. Highlight or use sticky notes to comment on text. Search within Papers to find articles, upload PDFs in iTunes, or import PDFs from email, Dropbox, or MobileMe. Set up library proxy settings. Universal app.

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    Read Google Reader RSS feeds on a simple and attractive interface on the iPhone or iPad. Scroll through items one-by-one, or swipe items to skip. Star items for reading later.

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    Similar to Reeder, Feedly is a fun, stylish way to read and share the content of your favorite websites, feeds, & social networks. For iOS, Kindle & Android.

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    Read content from Facebook, Google Reader, Twitter, and more in a magazine-style layout. View everyday content in an alternative way that emphasizes linked content, videos, and photos. Get interested in content that you might typically skip when browsing social media. Available on iOS, Android, Windows and Windows Phone.

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    Similar to Flipboard, Pulse is an elegant news reading application that incorporates colorful panning story bars and fills them with content from popular sources. For, iPad, iPhone, & Android.

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