Save the hard copies!
I think that's the point. Allowing scholars, however careful, to examine the original manuscripts necessarily means taking the risk of damage to them. By scanning them at high resolution, huge numbers of folks (essentially, anyone who really wants to) can examine them without risk.
posted on 03/07/2013 3:43:46 PM PST
(Western Civilization is Aborting, Buggering, and Contracepting itself out of existence.)
Do not discard the hard copies!
posted on 03/07/2013 3:55:47 PM PST
(This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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