Developing Mobile Web-Apps For The Library by Stan Bogdanov, Adelphi University
“Mobile app” is short for “mobile application,” which is simply a program that runs on a mobile device - just like Microsoft Word and PowerPoint are programs that run on your computer.
How we started: iUI
“Web-Apps are simply mobile-optimized websites that conform to specific design principles and can utilize basic device hardware.”Stan Bogdanov
Web-Apps:Can be accessed by ANY device with a browserHighly accessible and easy to navigate on small screensLook-and-feel of native apps
Web-App Frameworks:iUIiWebKit 5DrupalWordpressMIT Mobile FrameworkPhoneGap
Many new tools:Britannica MobileHoover’s MobilePsychiatry Online MobilePubMed for HandheldsEBSCOhost MobileWorldCAT MobileRefWorks MobileWilson OmniFile
Thank you!Stan Bogdanov, Adelphi UniversityStanRB.firstname.lastname@example.org/877-3553