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February 03, 2015



Most alarming: the Google book you use this year may be sewed up behind a paywall and "snippets only" the next year. I've seen this happen and try to download them now.

Jim V

Considering the changes to the internet over the past 15 years or so that Google has become popular pervasive, I think it would be prudent to store any desired information or documents offline.


I was reading an article about the way-back machine a few weeks ago that stated that many links for Internet citations in scholarly works and legal papers are found to not be working within just a few years. This includes legal briefs and filings to the Supreme Court!

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