Twitter and the Destruction of Language

The debate about whether Twitter, along with texting, IM and other social networking tools, is destroying language skills among college students continues. Yesterday's Higher Ed Morning reports about the findings of a study done by Oxford University Press, and then welcomes comments.

See the discussion Oh, Twitter, What Will Become of Our Language? on the thickculture blog.

You can also contact the IC in Green Library for resources on this topic, such as Always on : language in an online and mobile world (currently checked out).