Blogger Children and Technology Committee, Children & Technology

Organizing Your Life with Evernote

For the past year I have been using an online organizational tool called Evernote to put my work and personal life in order and I can now say that this tool, whether used on my desktop or with the app on my iPad or Android phone, has become so invaluable I’m not sure what I did without it. There are many ways that Evernote helps me stay on task and compiles my random thoughts and notes, but I am going to focus on how I use Evernote as a children’s librarian. I use the keyword tagging, notebook organization, and searching tools to put the following ideas in use: – While browsing in bookstores I take pictures of the covers of children’s and teen books (or the ISBN’s) with my phone and upload them to my Evernote app so I can access these titles for possible consideration in the library’s collection…