The anticipated wide adoption of smartphones by researchers is viewed by the authors as a basis for developing mobile-based services. In response to the UNLV Libraries’ strategic plan’s focus on experimentation and outreach, the authors investigate the current and potential role of smartphones as a valuable discovery tool for library users.
Academic libraries; Application software; Smartphones
Communication Technology and New Media | Library and Information Science
Starkweather, W. M., & Stowers, E. (2009). Smartphones: A potential discovery tool. Information Technology and Libraries, 28, 187-188.
Smartphones: A potential discovery tool.
Information Technology and Libraries, 28(4),