Why a prep school in Massachusetts replaced its library books with digital versions, and colleges are moving to electronic textbooks.
There’s been nothing like it since ancient times. As producer Sean Prpick explains, Google’s computers will soon hold the largest collection of books in history. What will this mean for our culture and the way we get our information?
"One selfish person was not caring about the rest of us."
Dr Kristian Jensen, head of collections at the British Library, on the academic who stole pages from historic books.
The full story is here: http://www.guardian.co.uk/books/2008/nov/21/british-library-sues-iranian-academic
A University of Regina Education professor says standardized testing is a waste of time and money. Yet — the provincial government is increasing the number of standardized tests in Saskatchewan schools. We spoke to Russ Marchuk - the provincial Education Minister.