Super Notes – Free App

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Super Notes
is a free app available in iTunes for the iPhone and iPad. This app allows you to take quick and efficient notes and is great for school, work and daily life. With it you can type, record, or type while recording/playing, and add in photos. Your notes are color coded making them easy to find, and you can set reminders and share your notes. This app is perfect for lectures, meetings, conferences, interviews, debriefings, brainstorming, quick notes, to-do lists, planning, and more. Click on the icon to view more details and to download! (Paid version is also available.)

Generate Citations with RefME

desktopRefME is a free web and mobile tool to generate citations, reference lists and bibliographies. With REfME you can:

  • Create references with one click
  • Reference in many styles including MLA, APA, and Harvard
  • Scan book and journal barcodes to generate a reference (Get the app in the App Store or Google Play)
  • Store your references in the cloud

Although this tool may make referencing easy, it shouldn’t replace knowing how to create references ‘by hand.’ We have many resources for you on our Additional Resources page under Citing Sources.

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Stay Focused with StayFocused

tips“You sit down at the computer, and you swear you’ll be productive. Next thing you know, it’s twelve hours later. You’ve checked your email, updated your Facebook status, browsed the trending topics on Twitter, read your RSS feeds, looked up your favorite band on Wikipedia, vanity googled yourself, cyber-stalked your ex, looked at all your high-school crushes’ Facebook photos, and lost a week’s pay playing online poker.”

stayfocusedWell you can fix all that with StayFocused! StayFocused is a customizable extension for Google Chrome that helps you be more productive by reducing time spent on distracting web sites. Try the extension and let us know how it works for you!