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Nursing: Mobile

This library guide serves as the Martin and Gail Press Health Professions Division Library portal for the Ron and Kathy Assaf College of Nursing, directing faculty and students to the most helpful library resources and services for their academic program.

Free Apps or Mobile sites

Some Tools listed include both FREE and FOR PURCHASE apps. Many are cross platform (Apple, Android, Blackberry etc)

Apps for Purchase

Top Free Android Medical Apps

App Reviews

Instructions for Mobile app

iPad apps

Great iPad review site

Lifehacker App Directory (Chronicle of HE)

Compare QuickOffice and Documents To Go

Don't forget to download the HPD apps in the top of this column!

Citation management apps


Some PDF readers and Citation Management programs can be linked to NSU Library databases to find full text by setting preferences:

   Use authentication URL

   Use proxy setting


Citation software programs:

  • Zotero
  • Papers
  • Mendeley
  • EndNote

Cloud drive apps

National Library of Medicine Mobile


The Web Print option in SharkPrint will allow you to print files in these formats:

  • doc, docx or other Microsoft Office Word files
  • ppt, pptx or other Microsoft Office PowerPoint files
  • pdf
  • xls or other Microsoft Office Excel files

If you are not using a Microsoft Office program such as Word, you will need to "save as" one of the file formats listed.

Medicine is Mobile!

Comparison Shopping for Devices

White Coats with Larger Pockets

White coats with Pockets large enough to fit iPads:

Landau Men (long)


Labwear (long)


Landau Women (long)


Dezignable lab coats (Long and short)


Fashion seal


White Swan (short)


What happens if you lose your iPad?


Video on Demand

Staff Development