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Which Fonts Do Children Prefer to Read Online?

By Michael Bernard, Melissa Mills, Talissa Frank, & Jan McKown Children today are reading large amounts of text on computer screens, either in the classroom or for leisure. In fact, currently there is a drive to supplement or even replace

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So, What Size and Type of Font Should I Use on My Website?

By Michael Bernard & Melissa Mills By far the two most common types of fonts currently used on the Web are the serif font, Times New Roman (TNR) and the sans serif font, Arial. The question is, which one is

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Is RSVP a Solution for Reading from Small Displays?

By Michael Bernard, Barbara Chaparro, & Mark Russell In the last five years, we have witnessed a virtual explosion in the number and variety of hand-held devices that use small-screen interfaces (SSIs). These devices, which may include everything from personal

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E-Books: Are We Going Paperless?

By Paula Selvidge & Christine Phillips Will electronic books (e-books) change the experience of reading? Will students soon carry a mobile device in their backpacks instead of a ton of textbooks? Some major university projects at the University of Michigan

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