The British Library: on iPad

I’m normally pretty averse to the virtual vandalism of books by ereaders, laptops and the like; but I must admit this sounds like a great initiative. The British Library are making a wide range of their incredible book collection available for access via iPad. Apart from the obvious convenience factor, it strikes me that people will be able to enjoy these volumes without damaging the original texts, and be reached by a far wider audience.

The BBC can tell you more:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-13683880

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