Studying with your mobile device : Some useful apps you need to download !


  • Searching for information online
  • Taking notes in the classroom
  • Saving files
  • Sharing a PDF document with your co-workers
  • Scanning pictures
  • Annotating  PDFs
  • Organising your search references
  • Keeping up to date with the news
  • Asking peers for a certain knowledge

These are the things that make up student life today 😉

But now, you can do all this (and even more) with just your tablet or smartphone…

All you need are the right tools !

TeachThought have listed 25 of the best research apps for iPad and Android to get you started.

At HEC library, our favorites are :

  • Scanner Pro : A great app  for quickly scanning and saving a digital version (enven in PDF !) of a paper document


  • EasyBib : If you are currently writing your thesis, EasyBib is a very useful app to create accurate MLA, APA, and Chicago style citations in seconds by scanning a book bar code or by typing the name of a book. Easybib helps you build and manage your works cited. A must have 😉


  • Questia Library : This app give you access to over 75,000 books, 9 million articles, and 7,000 research topics !


  • iAnnotate PDF : Read, mark up, and share your PDF, DOC, PPT and image files !  iAnnotate PDF  is “an indispensable tool to have,”



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