Mobile Access to Digital Resources

Mobile Access to Library Research via Websites and iPhone Apps

Mobile Device WebSites

Some databases have special web addresses for their mobile interfaces.  Here are some key resources with mobile interfaces, and more will be added as they appear.  For medical resources, see the Biomedical Libraries Mobile Medical Resources site.

EBSCOhost Mobile  Allows access to all of EBSCO's databases in a convenient mobile interface, including Academic Search Premier, America History and Life, Bibliography of Native North Americans, GreenFILE, and Women's Studies International. Full-text results can be viewed directly on your phone or emailed.

IEEE Xplore Mobile Digital Library   Allows for search of IEEE's extensive databases. Enables you to email search results. Full text articles cannot be viewed directly on your mobile device.

MedlinePlus for Health Information

RefWorks - RefMobile   RefWorks's mobile site allows you to view references in your account, search within RefWorks and add new references and notes. Requires the GroupCode to login: RWDartmouth.

Summon  Searches the Dartmouth Library catalog, including books, articles and more. Mobile version allows you to view or email results. However, full text content returned through search results may not be mobile-friendly.   Offers search results from a union catalog of thousands of libraries worldwide

Google Book Search   Search and view results from titles offered by Google Books.

iPhone Applications

arXiv – iPhone App Access the articles available at from the Cornell University Library.

iResearch (American Institute of Physics) – iPhone App  Find and save e-journal articles to your iPhone or iPod Touch. iPhone App for recent news and articles from the Nature Publishing Group

Worldcat – iPhone App  Offers search results from a union catalog of thousands of libraries worldwide.