Britannica: Define Outdated – Room For Debate at the New York Times

Is it easier to search the digital edition? Yes, for the one thing you are there to find. But to find only the thing you are looking for transforms the limits of your imagination into the literal borders of what you know, and this is never a good thing.

Me, at the New York Times Room For Debate today, debating the merits of the Encyclopaedia Britannica becoming a digital only creature.

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