Thursday, June 13, 2013

Protection Against Self-Exploitation

I have a visiting scholar's card for the Duke library. When I log on to a computer here, it tells me my time is limited to 935 minutes per day.

That's 15.6 hours. Set aside the fact that the library isn't even open that many hours per day, who could spend 15.6 hours sitting at a library computer terminal?

1 comment:

  1. This is probably a vestige of that bygone era when computer time was precious. The cost calculation now results in 16 hours.


Current review queue

Pearce: British Journal for the History of Philosophy Deneen: The American Conservative Chao-Reiss: Computing Reviews