Originally Posted by Alexrd
Well, I for one spend too much time looking at a screen, so any chance to avoid it is welcome. So I prefer printed books, magazines, whatever, unless the digital version is free.
Same. Much of my homework that my teachers assign me is an online document that I am required to read. Since I wear glasses, my eyes start to hurt after rather long periods of time of staring blankly at my computer screen (can't read w/o glasses because I am nearsighted and desktop screen on monitor is pretty far considering how bad my eyesight is).
If I am assigned something to read online, then I only read it online if all other methods to get my hands on the actual book fails. I am very happy when I am assigned an actual book to read from. It makes it much