Essential mobile apps for University

A the new academic year approaches here at the University of Sheffield, lets have a quick look at some of the essential apps you’ll need.

Google apps – As a student at Sheffield, you’ll be given a Google account for email, calendar, docs and more. Be sure to make full use of it and use all the apps available on both iOS and Android devices:

Gmail, Drive, Google Docs, Google Sheets, Chrome, Youtube, Hangouts, Google Slides.

Blackboard Mobile – All your modules will have an online presence on what the uni calls MOLE (My Online Learning Environment). This is essentially the Blackboard VLE. Access it online or on both iOS and Android apps.

Evernote РThis is a great all-round note taking app for creating and organising text, images and audio notes. All your content is synchronised across your Evernote account and is available on iOS, Android, web and desktop. The free account gives you more than enough features.