More on the Books vs. Screens Debate

Just about every print and Internet-based periodical I can think of has weighed in at least once with an article or essay about the pros and cons of reading printed books vs. electronic books.  The essay posted back in June at Slate is entitled “Why eBooks Will Never Replace Real Books.” 

As is often the case with Internet articles, we found the readers’ comments to be more interesting (and, in many cases, more articulately stated) than the essay.

Found via So Many Books

August 18th postscript: From a recent article in Newsweek:

We especially like the slogan mid-way down the graphic: “Walking to the library is still the most ecofriendly way to read.”

Found via Verb

 

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