Termites turn rare books history - Indian Express →
This is the sort of thing that should turn the stomachs of any librarian or people who care about our cultural artifacts - the Indian National Library is understaffed and some of its rarest books are being destroyed by insect damage with inadequate staffing and funds to address the problem.
"Global Impositioning Systems" by Alex Hutchinson... →
Sorry for the long time between posts, vacation and job searching has taken up most of my free time the last few weeks. Re: the link above - This is a fascinating article which was linked to on a blog which I subscribe to (The Map Room) - the idea that there can be a dyslexia like disorder relating to direction isn’t strange to me - I’m fairly certain I have something similar when it...