Tag: books

is how we read changing?

Will the Internet kill the printed book? Books remain “the best interface for text yet invented. Some of their comparative advantages include: their lightweight, portability, high contrast and relative cheapness. In short, they are far more efficient than the scrolls…

hi – 28mar

Hi. I went to the courthouse today to contest a traffic ticket and my bag was searched. The police officer who went through my bag pulled out one of the DVDs I was returning to the library and eyeballed it…

other sorts of library dust

While I was looking up the URL for Library Dust I happened to also co-Google this neat page about Modern Library dust jackets.

book arts

Fore-edge painted books, links galore. How can you look these up in an OPAC?