The Internet is often touted as a great source of knowledge and information, not to mention its social benefits. There are two sides to every issue, however, and the Internet also has some drawbacks. It’s hard to deny that the Internet is having a profound effect on modern education, and not always in a positive way.
How can it be bad for students to have instant access to more information than can be stored in an entire traditional library? There are a few points worth considering.