Websites and Apps to Help You
Designed for the iPad and iPhone, Flipboard is a personal news magazine filled with everything being shared across the Web, from breaking news to stories on world events, sports, travel and more. Simply pick a few topics and your Flipboard is instantly populated with the news you care about. If you want more, use the search bar to find favorite sources or browse recommended reading from the staff at Flipboard. When you find a new source you love, just tap the “+” to add it to your Flipbard. And if you’re short on time, use the Cover Storeis tile to see some of the most interesting stories from all of your sections on Flipboard.
Hipstamatic is an app for the iPhone and iPad that lets users shoot beautiful and creative photos using a variety of “lens” and “filters.”
List.ly is a way to create and share lists, as well as intergrate cooaborative lists into your own blog posts acting as a catalyst for others to build upon the lists you share.
Paper.li is content curations service that enables you to become Editor-in-Chief of your own news site and publish topic based newspapers from content you find anywhere on the web.
Pearltrees is a free visual and collaborative library that lets you keep everything you like at your fingertips. Its unique interface lets you organize and retrieve your favorite web pages, photos and notes – even offline.
Pinterest is a tool to find your inspiration and share it with others. Use it to collect things you love, organize and plan important projects, and more.
Scoop.it lets you easily publish gorgeous online magazines by curating content on your favorite topic.
Storify lets you create social stories by browsing social media streams and dragging-and-dropping photos, videos and updates into a story, along with adding your own text. Now, you can use your fingers to combine social media from Twitter, Facebook, Instagram and YouTube to tell your story from the iPad.
Dive into epic. Escape the ordinary. Amplify the OMG. SutmbleUpon takes the boring ol’ Internet and makes it way more awesome by only showin you stuff you like. Tap the Stumbled button and come get lost in a wonderland of videos, photos, and webpages personalized jusr for you.
Teen Book Finder
YALSA’s free app featuring three years’ worth of titles that have appeared on YALSA’s lists of recommended reading and/or that have been honored by one of YALSA’s six book awards.
Top Lists We offer top lists, usually in a top 10 format, for everything book related. We aim to offer informative, funny and opinionated top lists.
Your Zite is as unique as you are. Zite learns what you like and gets smarter as you use it. Zite analyzes millions of articles each day and brings you the best of your favorite magazine, newspapers, authors, blogs, and videos.