University of Oregon

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

Continuing and Professional Education

How to add a web page bookmark for the Information Hub to your smart phone

The directions below will help you add a web page bookmark to your Android Internet app or your iPhone home screen.

Add a Bookmark to Your Android Internet App

Follow these directions to put an icon on your Android home screen which goes directly to OLLI-UO course and activity descriptions. Note that these directions are specific to the default Android Internet app and will not work with other browsers


Step 1

Image of the internet app icon on an Android phone

Open the Internet app on your Android device.


Step 2

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet browser open opened and the address bar circled in red.

Go to the course description page by touching the address bar at the top of the screen. When the keyboard appears, enter the web address for the course description page you want to bookmark and touch “Go”.

http://bit.ly/InfoHub-CO
for Central Oregon

or

http://bit.ly/InfoHub-ES
for Eugene/Springfield

or

http://bit.ly/InfoHub-NW
for Northwest Oregon

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet browser open opened and the address bar circled in red.


Step 3

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet app opened and the dot icon circled in red.

Touch the three dots in the top right corner.

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet app opened and the dot icon circled in red.

More icon.


Step 4

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet app opened and the Add to Home Screen circled in red.

AA menu will pop up. Select “Add to Home Screen” in the menu.

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the Add to Home Screen circled in red.


Step 5

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet app opened and the add button and name circled in red.

A new screen will pop up. Touch the word “Add”.

Screen shot of Android phone with Internet app opened and the add button and name circled in red.

An icon to the Information Hub will now be on your phone’s home screen. Just tap it any time you want to check course and activity descriptions.

Home screen bookmark icon.


 

Add a Bookmark to Your iPhone Home Screen

Follow these directions to put an icon on your iPhone home screen which goes directly to OLLI-UO course and activity descriptions.


Step 1

Image of the Sarfari icon on an iPhone

Open the Safari app on your iPhone. This will only work with Safari. It will not work with other browser apps.


Step 2

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the address bar circled in red.

Go to the course description page by touching the address bar at the top of the screen. When the keyboard appears, enter the web address for the course description page you want to display and touch “Go”.

http://bit.ly/InfoHub-CO
for Central Oregon

or

http://bit.ly/InfoHub-ES
for Eugene/Springfield

or

http://bit.ly/InfoHub-NW
for Northwest Oregon

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the address bar circled in red.


Step 3

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the box with arrow icon circled in red.

Touch the icon of the box with an arrow pointing up located at the bottom of the screen.

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the box with arrow icon circled in red.

More icon.


Step 4

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the Add to Home Screen circled in red.

A screen will pop up. Choose the icon labeled “Add to Home Screen” at the bottom. If you can not see it, swipe the row of icons until it shows.

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the Add to Home Screen circled in red.

Add to home screen icon.


Step 5

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the add button and name circled in red.

Give your icon any name you’d like and then touch the word “Add”.

Screen shot of iPhone with Safari opened and the add button and name circled in red.

An icon to the Information Hub will now be on your phone’s home screen. Just tap it any time you want to check course and activity descriptions.

Home screen bookmark icon.