Darnton: The Case for Books

Cover of Darnton, The Case for Books

A collection of thoughtful essays exploring digital issues, from Google Books to open access. From the book: “Why then the continuing fascination with electronic publishing? It seems to have passed through three stages: an initial phase of utopian enthusiasm, a period of disillusionment, and a new tendency toward pragmatism. At first we thought  we could create […]