What is an app?
An app is a piece of software designed to run on most smartphones or tablet PCs. There are apps for Apple, Android and Blackberry devices and they can be downloaded from an app store. Many apps are free and others can be purchased.
What is a mobile website?
A mobile site is a website designed to be accessed on a mobile device such as a smartphone or tablet. They allow access to much of the same content of the original website, but are easier to view on a smaller screen. Mobile sites are free and don't need to be downloaded from an app store.
This article compares each of the features of the Droid & iPhone in order to define whether or not one is better than the other.
Mobile Apps and Resources
Welcome to the LSU Health Sciences Medical Library LibGuide for mobile apps and resources. In this guide you will find mobile apps and sites which will help your study and research. We hope you find it useful.
Board of Regents Funding for Textbooks
We are grateful to the Board of Regents for providing grant funding for us to license the electronic versions of some textbooks. This is part of a statewide grant to academic libraries to help reduce higher education student expenses for books. The LSU Health Shreveport Library was awarded this funding by LOUIS: The Louisiana Library Network to purchase access to five textbooks:
Biochemistry (Rapid Review series)
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