I used to have the “bedside stack.” This pile of journals that I planned to read was always topped by. . . the latest Stephen King novel.
Now my e-mail in-box is filled with “online first” and “table of contents” announcements from numerous journals.
The problem with reading journal articles is obvious: they are hard to read. They seem to be written in English, but not in a language I use day to day.…Read More »