As you may have noticed, library staff members are geeking out over this year’s summer games. There’s Lana’s Literary Links article about all things London–from the Olympic games to Charles Dickens–and her blog post about tips for making the trek across the pond. Dana on DBRL Kids has reading recommendations for the youngest Olympics fans. Our staff-created subject guide on the games provides everything from links to the best news coverage of the games to Olympics history online. And now, we bring you the ultimate in Olympic geekery–apps!
BBC Sport’s app will stream events live, provide results, schedules, commentary and more. It’s available for free for Apple, Android and Blackberry devices.
NBC is promoting its “Olympics on the Go” tools, including a mobile website and free apps for Apple and Android mobile devices and tablets. This app delivers NBC Olympic coverage, schedules, results, medal counts and opportunities to connect with other Olympic die-hards via your favorite social networks.
Carry the Olympics in your pocket, and don’t miss a minute of the games!