Mobile Apps

A guide to mobile research tools

The Best Mobile Research App?

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But what's the best mobile research app of all?

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works with most smart phones
app for iPhone and iPad
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RefWorks Mobile

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Rworks with most smart phonesefWorks Mobile allows you to access your personal RefWorks account on the go. Navigate to Refmobile at to:

  • Search within your RefWorks account

  • View ALL references and file attachments (if the attachment type is supported by your mobile device)

  • View references by folder

  • references to/from a folder

  • Create new folders

  • Enter new references via SmartAdd -- which locates references on the web when you enter an ISBN, DOI, PubMed ID (PMID), first author and pub year, or partial title  

  • Add comments or text to the Notes field of your references

New to RefWorks? Here's more info.

If you are not connect to the campus network, then you will need to input the UARK group code and then your personal login and password for access to RefWorks Mobile.

More info about working with RefWorks Mobile.

EndNote Web Mobile

EndNote Web mobileworks with most smart phonesEndNote Web has a mobile version. Login with your email and EndNote Web password.

While full EndNote Web functionality is not available via the mobile site, EndNote Web Mobile does let you search and view your references from any Web-enabled mobile device.

More about EndNote Web.

Zotero Mobile Apps

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Zotero's responsive design allows your to login and view items in your personal or group libraries from a mobile device. 

Other third-party tools for use with Zotero include:

For iOS

For Android

Read more about Zotero. 

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