Fig. 6. Initial screen of HTML (above) and PDF (below) versions of an article in JBC Online, reduced from full-screen width. When printed, the versions required nine and four pages respectively. The “thumbnail” figures in the HTML version were too small to be useful; if the full-sized pictures had been called up and printed, the page count would have increased to 14.

[The Web version of this figure poorly reproduces the version submitted with the manuscript. (If your library subscribes to Journal of Biological Chemistry, just see for yourself at]