Future of Publishing Discussion Group
This is the HomePage for the Future of Publishing Discussion Group. It has been designed for SILS 609 - Impact of New Information Resources, a distance learning class taught at The University of Michigan and at The University of California, Berkeley.
Thursdays, 4:00-5:30 PM
Topics for Discussion:
- Traditional vs. On-Line Publishing
We will look at sources such as Nexis, WWW, and Traditional Newspapers and Magazines
- Electronic Books
We will look at sources such as CD-ROM's and the WWW
- Ethical, Social, and Cultural Issues
We will ask: "Why go on-line?" and look at sources such as newspaper and journal articles and the WWW
- How will these changes effect the nature of publishing?
The readings for this group will include some of the following
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