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eReaders and RRU Library resources: iPad


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By Glenn Fleishman from Seattle, Washington (Behold the iPad in All Its Glory) [CC-BY-2.0 (], via Wikimedia Commons


"The iPad is a line of tablet computers designed, developed and marketed by Apple Inc. primarily as a platform for audio-visual media including books, periodicals, movies, music, games, and web content." More from Wikipedia

Helpful links

To buy books for the iPad, use iTunes store

iBooks app

You can also download the Kindle app, and buy books from, or the Kobo app, and download books from the Kobo site

To find out more on how to read PDFs on your iPad, google: iPad PDFs