After 244 Years, Encyclopaedia Britannica Stops the Presses | University of Nicosia Library | Scoop.it

 In an acknowledgment of the realities of the digital age — and of competition from the Web site Wikipedia — Encyclopaedia Britannica will discontinue its print edition, and will now focus primarily on its online encyclopedias and educational curriculum for schools.

 

Read more here: http://mediadecoder.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/03/13/after-244-years-encyclopaedia-britannica-stops-the-presses/

 

View a related post here: http://thenextweb.com/media/2012/03/13/wikipedia-and-the-internet-just-killed-244-year-old-encyclopaedia-britannica/


Via Fe Angela M. Verzosa