Monthly Archives: November 2012

A note on The footnote

Anthony Grafton’s The Footnote – A Curious History starts out very interestingly. The first chapter gives an entertaining introduction to the “life and times” of the footnote. However, in the following chapters one feels bogged down in a swamp of … Continue reading

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New insight into the world of the PDF

In the article Refurbishing the Camelot of Scholarship: How to Improve the Digital Contribution of the PDF Research Article, Willinsky, Garnett and Wong points to two things about the current use of PDF (Portable Document Format). One thing is that … Continue reading

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