iPad apps for libraries and readers

“I cannot live without books”–Thomas Jefferson. Obviously, there are a plethora of book and reading apps for the iPad. How to choose and how can they fit into library use? ¬†¬†Whether you are circulating your iPads to students, or using them as library “reading stations,” a number of apps provide book access for students. And then there is the consideration when using various apps about the readability–do the ones with animations really distract students from reading the text, even though they have a “coolness” factor? […]