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The library provides many services and resources that are now mobile compliant. For a list of these and to find out how you can use them - let this guide lead the way!
Last Updated: Feb 18, 2014 URL: Print Guide RSS Updates

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About Mobile Apps

Library Mobile Apps

On the go but need to know? Use your smart phone, iPad or other mobile device  to find journal articles, save citations to your bibliography, and more. These library resources are only a thumb-click away (just please don't do research and drive).

All websites/apps listed on this guide are free unless specifically noted. 


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generic phone icon iPhone icon App for Android
works with most smart phones
app for iPhone and iPad
app for Android

LexisNexis Academic - New!

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works with most smart phones

For news, court cases, and company dossiers, LexisNexis Academic has a mobile version of the database at No specific app is needed; this is a mobile-optimized version of the website. 

More info is here


myFranklin Course Management System

works with all smartphones

You can access much of your myFranklin course material from your mobile device.

The mobile myFranklin is not an app; use your device's browser and bookmark the login page at 


Franklin University Mobile Map

app for iPhoneapp for Android The Franklin University app allows users to take a mobile tour of their campus, whether from the comfort of their home or while on campus. With this app, visitors can virtually tour Main Campus, contact the institution, and discover engaging facts on the history, mission, and direction of the institution.

Note: iPhone users have reported full functionality, while Android devices seem to work intermittently - the app may not be successful on the newest devices. 

Download the free app from the App Store or Google Play.


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