Reading from computer screens


icon ‘A capacity, and taste, for reading, gives access to whatever has already been discovered by others. It is the key, or one of the keys, to the already solved problems. And not only so. It gives a relish, and facility, for successfully pursuing the [yet] unsolved ones.’

Abraham Lincoln

Although I have been talking about use of digital devices and reading from Kindles, iPads and the like throughout the book, there are some specific issues, especially when working at a computer screen, that are worth considering.

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