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Guide To Tablets & Apps At East Campus Library: Humanities, Art & Foreign Language

Information on iPads and a list of most pre-installed apps on East Library iPads as well as recommended apps. This guide is optimized for the Firefox browser. Use Firefox if images appear blurry or distorted in other browsers.

App Reviews and Tips: Humanities

Use these sources to keep track of new apps and find quick reviews.

Art & Photography

Denotes an East Library pre-installed application

Museum of Modern Art
Access exhibits, works of art, and virtual tours to New York's Museum of Modern Art.  This is in iPhone app but works on the iPad

Muse de Louvre
Access 100 Louvre works of art,  over 500 images, and updates on events and publications.

Photosynth*
Capture and share interactive and expansive panorama photographs through Bing, Facebook, and Twitter.

Sketchbook
An intuitive drawing app that  provides the use of different brushes, layers, colors and text.

Brushes 3
Painting app that capable of full screen painting, with adjustable brushes and colors. Paintings can be integrated with Dropbox for easy export or shared via Twitter.

Instagram
Popular photography app that comes with many filters, templates, and the ability to share through social networks including the 20 million user Instagram community.

artCircles*
Highly rated free app that allows users to browse by color, curator, and super zoom on famous works of art. Create a collection of favorites and share lists easily through social media.

Philosophy Spotlight
Abstracts, free articles, books, videos and podcasts all at your finger tips in this app.

Foreign Languages

Denotes an East Library pre-installed application

Mango Languages Library Edition*
Free access to over 40 language courses and 15 English courses. Users must create account by logging into the Valencia Mango Language database before using the app. Click on the tutorial to learn how to register.

Living Language French*
Start with six free lessons & for a $1.99 upgrade to 45 lessons that include three language levels.

Living Language Spanish*
Start with six free lessons & for a $1.99 upgrade to 45 lessons that include three language levels.

Living Language Chinese*
Start with six free lessons & for a $1.99 upgrade to 45 lessons that include three language levels.

Flashcards*
With support for over 30 languages, this app is ideal for memorization of foreign vocabulary and preparing for quizzes with a host of other features.

Google Translate*
Translate words between more than 60 languages. Most languages allow you to speak the word and hear it as well.

ConjuVerb*
Highly rated app featured in Latina Magazine that helps students master the conjugation of Spanish verbs.

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