As a Digital Immigrant, I hold fast to my land-line telephone, vinyl records, personal checks, and books.  While I have embraced the online world, I am steadfast that I hate to see traditional mediums and formats die.  That's why this story is especially sad to me;  Encyclopedia Brittanica has announced that it will no longer publish a hard-copy or "print" version.  Customers will need to seek out the online version of the encyclopedia to do their research.

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By the way (or, should I say BTW in "Digital Native"-speak), if you're interested in a print version of Encyclopedia Britannica, they have published four-thousand last editions and will continue to sell them until they're gone.


Encyclopedia Britannica ends print, goes digital | Reuters.