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Back to Business: Finding the Right Office Pa …

No, it’s not just your imagination—back-to-school supplies are getting costlier eve

3 Quick Ways Paper can Improve Reading Compre …

According to an article from the University of California, San Diego, in 2009, the average American consumed roughly 34 gigabytes of data and informat

How to Increase Productivity: The Power of Pa …

2022 Fall Reading Challenge for Designers

This summer, we published a summer reading list scavenger hunt chall

Fall is Here, but are You Ready?

It’s late July, stores are prepping for back-to-school sales and as much as we don’t want to admit it, fall is on the horizon. Maybe you recently

On the Hunt: Our 2022 Summer Reading List

It’s June. We managed to survive the longest day of the year and the first day of Summer. Half the year has already flown by. If you live in the Sou

6 Times Paper Was Used to Break Major News

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the day the New York Times began publishing the Pentagon Papers (documents exposing strategy in Vietnam

In Celebration of Poets and Writers

As a life-long reader, I was thrilled to attend the first in-person Poets and Writers gathering since 2019. Here's my story.

How to Encourage Your Young Writer

Language holds a special place in our society. As technology continues to advance, our ability to communicate is what will help us make sense of our n

Dear, Library—Happy Valentine’s Day

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Military Mail: Letters from Home

Here at Domtar, we love discovering how the evolving digital world can work in tandem with printing and paper. From marketing

3 Crafty Ideas for Your Next Snow Day

Stuck in colder weather? Hoping tomorrow will be better? Here are a few crafty ideas for your next snow day.

Trivia Day: How Well Do You Know Paper?

Like anyone else, we enjoy a good trivia question so we’ve put together some paper-themed trivia for your enjoyment. Happy Trivia Day!

The Importance of Paper in the Classroom

The benefits of technology are undeniable, but it may be useful to keep in mind some of the advantages of the printed page in the classroom.

Domtar’s 2021 Fall Reading List

Featuring legends like Stephen King, Jerry Seinfeld, Alex Trebek and more, the Domtar 2021 Fall Book List is something you don’t want to miss.

Making the News: Celebrating Deaf History Thr …

From The Silent Worker to The Washington Post, deaf persons have left an indelible imprint on newspapers, and the paper industry. Here's how:

Working from Home: What We’ve Learned Over …

It’s never too late to make the right adjustments—from March to March, here's how we've tackled working from home:

Celebrating Deaf History Through Paper

How do you record a language that’s wholly physical? By cataloging it through paper. Celebrate Deaf History Month with us March 13-April 15.

Fight Screen Fatigue with Paper

Screen fatigue is a simple name for a complicated issue—many of us feel drained as a result of our screens, but how do we fight it?

The Hidden Benefits of Picking Up a Book

Digital overload can contribute to mental fatigue but we’ve found that a salve for some of the side effects already exists—reading.

What Are You Reading This Summer?

Everyone’s favorite question as summer begins is “What are you reading this summer?” Here are a few Domtar Paper classic summer reading pick list.

Studies Show Reading is the Key to Relaxing

Working from home can be stressful for those who are used to being in an office; however, studies have shown that reading is key to relaxing. Learn more.

Tips On How To Cultivate A Life-long Reader

For parents with school-aged students, this is a great opportunity to cultivate a life-long reader. Here are a few tips to help you get started.

Staying Productive When Working From Home

March is National Reading Month and a great time to focus on the benefits of reading, specifcially the reading printed books over electronic books.