Find the best books and media for teens, as selected by library staff and educators across the United States! The Teen Book Finder, generously funded by a grant from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation, offers easy access to the titles honored each year by the Young Adult Library Services Association, a division of the American Library
This free app helps you sketch out ideas, annotate photographs, extract color themes from photographs, and more. Sketches created in Adobe Ideas can be emailed as a PDF for editing in Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop or viewing with any PDF viewer
Designed for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, used and admired by millions of creative users around the world. "Use Your Handwriting ®" (UYH ®) lets you write beautiful notes FAST in your own handwriting without using the popup keyboard. If you're a visual person, you can even DOODLE. Use it to make color-coded lists, or write Facebook posts, Tweets and Email in your handwriting. The notes look STUNNING - check out the screenshots below. Or just download and try the app for yourself - it's FREE…
*Create index cards and sort them into groups for visual brainstorming and outlining. *Have 5 different “decks” for different projects. *Email your cards to yourself or other people as a nicely formatted text outline
uses the news feeds (or RSS feeds) that you subscribe to in Google Reader. Catch up on news stories, journal issues, or blogs from your friends in a clean, organized interface save articles as bookmarks, email, twitter, or “Read It Later” services
Learn about the cell and all its structures using our new 3D Cell tool. Enjoy the ability to rotate the cell 360 degrees and zoom in on any cell structure. Choose from our list of cell structures to learn more about how each structure functions and relates to the other components of the cell. There are over 250 image combinations to explore! Once you have created an image you can get help from our tech support team or email the creation to a colleague.
If you think you've seen the periodic table, think again. The Elements: A Visual Exploration lets you experience the beauty and fascination of the building blocks of our universe in a way you've never seen before. This is the US English version of The Elements. Fully translated versions are also available in French, German, Japanese, and British English.
Art Authority - Love art history? Then this app is for you! This app contains over 50,000 pieces of artwork by 1,000 different artists. The art is organized by time period and contains a plethora of information on each piece. It's just like holding a museum in your bag!
Solar Walk - Hold the universe in the palm of your hand with this app! It is a model of the solar system that allows you to learn all about the stars and other celestial objects. If you have 3D glasses, you can even see the solar system in 3D!