Document Type

Article

Publication Date

2009

Publication Title

Information Technology and Libraries

Volume

28

Issue

4

First page number:

187

Last page number:

188

Abstract

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.

Keywords

Academic libraries; Application software; Smartphones

Disciplines

Communication Technology and New Media | Library and Information Science

Language

English

Identifier

ISSN: 0730-9295

Publisher Citation

Starkweather, W. M., & Stowers, E. (2009). Smartphones: A potential discovery tool. Information Technology and Libraries, 28, 187-188.


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