University of Pretoria in South Africa launches an app that provides one-click access to its library resources

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South Africa currently has the highest smartphone ownership of the countries on the African continent  and sales of mobile devices in this region are expected to increase over the next decade. In response to this trend, the Department of Library Services (DLS) at the University of Pretoria has launched a customized app that provides one-click access to its library’s assets, empowering researchers to use resources and services when and where they need them. (…) »