Printed books will never be the equivalent of handwritten codices, especially...– (via rachelfershleiser)
This is a preservation operation, first and foremost. Books are decaying on the...– John Wilkin, executive director of HathiTrust, getting to the real point in the NY Times. (via arlpolicynotes) Right, but I thought digital surrogates have been roundly rejected as tools/copies for preservation.
This has been an interesting few years for the book industry. There have been...– McSweeney’s Internet Tendency: The State of Publishing: Young People Are Reading More Than You. (via rachelfershleiser)