The Washington Times - Library in your pocket
By Mark Kellner
Books are great things, but they aren't always cheap, nor are they always easily portable. Try lugging an 800-page reference book around, for example. While eReader devices are poised to make a splash, the lack of cross-device compatibility and some user-friendly features pose problems for serious researchers and students.
What's the answer? A small firm in Bellingham, Wash., 90 miles north of Seattle, might hold more than a few keys.
Logos Research Systems Inc., whose products have been reviewed here before, is in the process of launching Logos Bible Software 4, and it's revolutionary both in concept and execution. And, I believe, it might have implications beyond the world of religious studies.