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Contact ipad@colby.edu for more information.

Learning Resources for Preloaded Apps

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ExplainEverything

ExplainEverything

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Animate, record, annotate, collaborate and explore ideas with the ExplainEverything app interactive screencasting whiteboard all in real-time collaboration!

Note–we will learn more about how Charles Conover uses ExplainEverything in our October 19th meeting.

GoodNotes

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Take handwritten notes, annotate PDF documents and sync your notes with iCloud.

LiquidText

LiquidText

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A gesture based reading app to review, analyze and react to text in ways not possible on paper. Interact with content as you read and review.

Notability

Notability

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Create memorable notes, markup PDFs, lecture slides and forms, sync notes with iCloud, manage and share notes.

Office for iPad

Office for iPad

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Office apps are Colby licensed. Excel, Word, and PowerPoint for iPad. View the tutorials on Lynda.com for help in using Office on your iPad.

 

Paper

Paper

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An app for drawing and taking notes on the iPad (Digital Notebook).

 

RefMe

RefMe

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Used for Automating citations, reference lists, and bibliographies in numerous styles.The RefME iOS app allows users to generate citations by scanning book or journal barcodes and sync them with RefME.com.

SimpleMind+

SimpleMind+

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Organize thoughts, remember things and generate new ideas. SimpleMind+ is a classic mind mapping tool.

Zoom

Zoom

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Colby licensed web conferencing tool. Allows users to start or join a 50-person meeting with face-to-face video, high-quality screen sharing, and instant messaging.

More about using Zoom at Colby.


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Google Apps

Google Apps

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Colby Apps

Colby Safe

ColbySafe

Colby Safe allows ITS to push files to your iOS device.


Colby Apps

ColbyApps

Colby Apps allows ITS to install applications or make them available for you to install later. It also helps ITS find lost iOS devices and if need be, remotely erase them to prevent data loss.

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These apps are not preloaded on your iPad, but are worth a quick look!

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Colby licensed survey tool for collecting survey responses offline.

More about using Qualtrics at Colby.

Skitch

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Snap an idea, mark it up with simple tools, and send it on in an instant!

Download Skitch

Astropad

Use your iPad as a drawing tablet for mac by mirroring its screen and works with touch input.

More Mindmapping apps:

MindNode

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Brainstorm, organize, share thoughts in an intuitive way.

Download MindNode

iThoughts

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Visually organize thoughts, idea, and information.

Download iThoughts