Mission Aviation Fellowship (MAF) has released a new digital tool that makes it easy for isolated believers to access digital Christian training resources — without the need for an internet connection. Called Estante, which is Spanish for bookshelf, this free digital library app works offline and allows isolated pastors and church leaders to easily store, view, and share digital Christian resources anywhere in the world. It's currently only available on Android platform. You may find the app at:
Estante is a personal digital library in your hand!
MAF-Learning Technologies has developed Estante, an offline personal digital library app that allows isolated pastors and church leaders the ability to easily store, view, and share digital Christian resources face-to-face, anywhere in the world.
With this easy-to-use app, you can...
- Use resources in Estante offline, anywhere in the world
- Connect to the internet for updates or new releases (if desired)
- Expand your collection of resources by adding files from your device to your personal library
- Add and sort your resources into categories to use in your ministry>
- Estante to Estante: Whole resources and entire libraries via Wi-Fi/Wi-Fi Direct
- Estante to basic phone (features phone): Single files via Bluetooth
- Share the installation file with others: SD card, Bluetooth, or WiFi Direct
- Change the user interface to a language of your choice
- Translate the user interface into a local language by simply entering the key words and phrases into the app’s language addition feature
Read, Hear & See
- View common text, photo, and web formats (ex: HTML, XHTML, HTML5 technologies)
- Play common audio and video formats
Note: Estante does not come with any included content. You get to customize the content in your library and add resources you freely download from the Internet or, even better, add resources to Estante that you created yourself!