Office of Disability Services

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Technology Toolbox - Android Apps for College Students

 

The Office of Disability Services is pleased to share a sampling of Applications (Apps) for Android devices that may be helpful for students with disabilities. The list includes Apps that are free or that are available at a reasonable cost. The listing of Apps is not intended as an endorsement or individual products or an encouragement to purchase, but is for informational purposes only.

Note Taking

 

Evernotes: notes, photos to-do list  Evernotes: notes, photos to-do list

Colornote  ColorNote: Notepad for writing notes, email, messages,
  date reminders, and an option for post-it notes


Dropbox: Web storage which allows backup of data    Dropbox: Web storage which allows backup of data



Flash Card Maker Pro: Create notecards to sort in multiple of ways and capable of hiding memorized cards, timing practice, emailing decks, and text to speech   Flash Card Maker Pro: Create notecards to sort in multiple
  of ways and capable of hiding memorized cards, timing
  practice, emailing decks, and text to speech


Study Blue: Digital flashcards   Study Blue: Digital flashcards

General Tools

Aldiko Book Reader: Download books to be read on your device  Aldiko Book Reader: Download books to be read on your
  device


Calendar Pad: Planner with month, week, day option and option for an agenda view. Calendar Pad: Planner with month, week, day option and
  option for an agenda view.


ChemPro: Chemistry Tutor: Lesson library containing 80 videos covering a General Chemistry course ChemPro: Chemistry Tutor: Lesson library containing 80
  videos covering a General Chemistry course


College Study Buddy: Academic planner   College Study Buddy: Academic planner


Everstudent:  Academic planner that can be synchronized with Evernote   Everstudent:  Academic planner that can be synchronized
  with Evernote

handyCalc Calculator: Calculator with automatic suggestions and solving for graphing, currency conversion and solving   handyCalc Calculator: Calculator with automatic suggestions
  and solving for graphing, currency conversion and solving


myHomework: Academic planner that helps with keeping track of assignments   myHomework: Academic planner that helps with keeping
  track of assignments


Study Checker: Keep track of study / break times-
  Study Checker: Keep track of study / break times

Audio/Speech

Google Translate: Translate text for over 50 languages- text-to-speech  Google Translate: Translate text for over 50 languages- text
  to-speech


iTalk:  Type text and then the device speaks the text   iTalk:  Type text and then the device speaks the text



Trippo Mondo: Language translator that translates any phrase and speaks it – 30 languages available
 Trippo Mondo: Language translator that translates any
  phrase and speaks it – 30 languages available


Visual

Magnify: A digital magnifying glass with built in flashlight  Magnify: A digital magnifying glass with built in flashlight


Writing Tools

Brevity: Text Editor & Word Predication: writing tool that predicts the words typed and supplies a list of choices   Brevity: Text Editor & Word Predication: writing tool that
  predicts the words typed and supplies a list of choices