The National Library of Medicine (NLM) has released a mobile app that is intended to serve as the authoritative guide to NLM mobile resources. Information on all NLM mobile resources are available through this app. To explore the app on a mobile device, visit http://www.nlm.nih.gov/mobile-app/.
Users can find NLM Mobile resources by:
- Type: Web site or Application
- Device: Android, Apple iOS, or Blackberry
- Tags: Descriptive tags
- Each mobile resource is represented by an entry which includes:
- Brief description
- Descriptive tag(s)
- Link to install App or launch Web site
The index of NLM mobile resources is available for offline browsing. Users can save the app to their device’s home screen for those times when they have no wireless connection or cell signal. The app is automatically updated with the latest information when the device is later connected to the Internet.