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Are you using a smartphone, iPhone, Blackberry or mobile device to access web pages and other online content?

CONFIGURING YOUR DEVICE

  1. ON CAMPUS WIRELESS: Use WolfieNet Secure to access the University Libraries online databases, eJournals and other online electronic resources using your mobile device or smartphone.  Click here for configuration instructions for iPhone, Android, Blackberry and other mobile OS.
  2. OFF CAMPUS VPN: iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch and Android device users can download and install the Junos Pulse App to access the SBU Work-at-Home VPN; instructions here.

ACCESSING SBU MOBILE APPS

  1. Blackboard Mobile
  2. SOLAR Mobile
  3. SBU Mobile Web

University Libraries has mobile-ready content, tips & tricks for getting the most out of your online library experience, recommended apps and other resources.

Look for this icon: mobile ready Mobile-Ready indicated when you see this icon next to a database, link or other online resource.

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What kind of mobile device do you use?

What kind of mobile device do you use?
iPhone: 139 votes (39.83%)
Android smartphone: 95 votes (27.22%)
Blackberry: 15 votes (4.3%)
iPad: 69 votes (19.77%)
Tablet: 16 votes (4.58%)
Other: 15 votes (4.3%)
Total Votes: 349

Librarian

Laura Costello
Contact:
Frank Melville Jr. Memorial Library
CS1-D
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-3300
631-632-7334

Technology Tutorials

Lynda.com is an online tutorial site to help you master new technologies. It is available for free to all Stony Brook students, faculty, and staff. 

The library offers workshops and events for developing research skills, learning new technologies, and exploring mobile and web resources. Look at the full list of workshops for details.