AFTER 244 YEARS, ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA STOPS THE PRESSES

by Miryam Muller in


Cue the Europe song cause it’s the final countdown for Encyclopaedia Britannica’s print edition. After 244 years its the end of the line for paper volumes… and on the plus side end of the paper cuts you would have gotten flipping through the pages. For the low low price of $1,395 you can get your hands on a FINAL print edition.

For more reporting on it… check out the NYTimes Blogs.