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Coexistence of Print and Digital

“The peaceful coexistence of print and digital media” is a compilation of notes from the 2006 Fisher Forum: “Book Arts, Culture, and Media in Russia, Eastern Europe and Eurasia: From Print to Digital”
 
In the following topics you can find the main issues concerning the managing of digital resouces by the University of Michigan regarding digitalization and print. 
 
 
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Requirements for digital preservation

Digital preservation is considered an obstacle to build digital libraries in a sustainable way. In this article presents an approach to the requirements of preservation, and current models of digital archives.

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Cost & Access in Digital Material

Plans for a new facility are based on the assumption of a large and growing collection of digital resources. Such a collection should reduce reliance on print collections. Because of the unpredictability in economics and access of digital material, it is important to ensure that we are prepared in terms of space and budget. The underlying assumption may not be the one we imagined.

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Printed or Digital?

Is digital material better than printed?

There is a lot to consider before your business switches from sending out printed material to sending out digital and here are a few tips to help you make that decision a little more easily.

To print or not to print? Prevent waste, gain space… sounds great.

Most businesses print things: leaflets, brochures, catalogues, newsletters, magazines, Christmas cards. But print and posting such material is costly – a still bigger factor in tough times, when costs are rising but sales aren’t. Here are 4 tips to decide.

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Future of the book for IDEO

This video is a design exploration of digital reading that seeks to identify new opportunities for audiences, designers, and authors to discover, consume, and connect in different formats.

As more digital information is being consumed, IDEO designers wondered why we continue to discover the old analog, page-turning model.  What happens when the reading experience catches up with new technologies?

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Glossary of Printing & Graphic Terms

This glossary includes all the technical and business terms in the book, Getting it Printed, copyright © 1993 by Mark Beach. Used by permission of North Light Books, a division of F&W Publications, Inc. (800) 289-0963. In addition, it has many terms not used in the book but which are part of the graphic arts lexicon.

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printBalance:

In programming terms, the printBalance() command is a virtual function that ensures that the correct function is called for an object, regardless of the expression used to make the function call. Just like the physical function every type on paper has since their very birth.