Re: jobs and the review process

Al Billings (mimir@ILLUMINATI.IO.COM)
Fri, 10 Jun 1994 19:24:39 -0500

On Fri, 10 Jun 1994, Bonnie Blackwell, (519)253-4232x2502 wrote:

> better yet, let's do away with the paper stuff completely. let's all
> go for totally electronic jhournals. these would save incredibles amohjnts
> of space in libraries and on our own shelves. they would require
> less energy/paper/other non renewable resources. they could be
> editted, reviewed, and distributed by email thereby saving postage
> and ensuring that they arrived on time in one piece (unlike what arrives
> thru either us or cdn snail mail!). and they would be free to all!

The problem is that no one wants to read long and complex pieces of
writing on a computer. Everyone would have to print it out anyway.