App directory

Meditation and mindfulness:

Oak Meditation – a free IOS app which offers quick and simple breathing exercises as well as longer guided and DIY meditations.

Headspace – a personal meditation guide providing a wide range of meditations, from bite-sized minis for when you’re short on time, singles to add some extra mindfulness to your day, and hundreds of meditations for everything from stress to sleep. Students with a student subscription to Spotify can access the full Headspace experience for free – for more information click here.

 

Organisation and time management:

Trello – a Trello board is a list of lists, filled with cards, providing everything you need to organise projects of any size. Add to-do lists, labels and due dates to keep on top of tasks, and move cards from one list to the another to track your progress.

 

Reading:

BeeLine Reader – makes reading faster and easier by using a colour gradient that guides your eyes from the end of one line to the beginning of the next.

Pocket – save reading material from a range of sources into one place to then organise with tags, display in a reader-friendly format, or use the built-in text-to-speech feature of the Pocket app to listen to the text being read to you. Use with Read Ruler to sort all the articles that you save by how long it takes to read them, so you can plan your time accordingly.

Readsy – a tool to help you skim large amounts of text by focusing your eyes on one word at a time without having to move them.

 

Revision:

Studies – IOS flashcard app