March 14, 2012

Vic Mahfood

25 Captivating Library iPad Apps (-Tech Reads)

Labels: Author's Note, Books, Education, Tech Reads, iPad, Native

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Reading thrilling books has always been my greatest hobby. I stopped buying them a long time ago when space prohibited one more physical book in my home. That's when I started spending a great deal of time visiting my local libraries, always on the look out for the newest best-seller. Then digital books came along, and my library started offering ePub and audio books. What a find that was for me! In this article, Top 25 Library Apps for the iPad, you will find a large assortment of apps dealing with reading for all ages, thoughtfully prepared by

The list directly below contains both free and paid iPad apps which will provide you with plenty of good reading. This excellent article of 25 library or reading apps is continued on the original site,
1. My Library

For $4, your iPad becomes the memory center for your personal book, CD, and movie libraries. Catalog your books by scanning the ISBN with your iPad camera, track who you loaned books to, and get access to free eBooks.

2. Book Crawler

Book Crawler takes book cataloging to new heights with cool features like reviews and local library availability when you scan the barcode, Dropbox support for backing up your info, and location awareness to see what others around you are reading and strike up online (or real-world) discussions.

3. Library Books

If you're forgetful, this $3 app will pay for itself pretty quickly. It can track multiple library cards and let you know when you've got a book coming due. (Check to make sure your library is covered before purchasing.)

4. OverDrive Media Console

This free app gives you access to more than 18,000 libraries worldwide and lets you "check out" audiobooks and eBooks with a valid card. The titles expire on their own, so you don't have to sweat late fees.

Continue to read about the rest of this excellent list of 25 Library Apps for the iPad at Whether you are 3 or 93, you will enjoy the many reading selections offered with these iPad apps. Try relaxing after your busy day with a restful evening of reading.


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