The Eutobiography of Benjamin Franklin

What would Benjamin Franklin, electrical experimenter and founder of our first public library, have thought of today’s electronic readers?  Of his first attempt at building a public library, he says, “…reading became fashionable; and our people, having no public amusements to divert their attention from study, became better acquainted with books…” (90), and he claimsContinue reading “The Eutobiography of Benjamin Franklin”