Originally Posted by derangedhermit
Some people state that all footnotes should be converted to endnotes for e-books. That simply doesn't work as well for some author's style. Reading Terry Pratchett's Discworld novels and not having the footnotes "right there" loses something special.
It is reasonable to have a mix of endnotes and more ready reference notes when appropriate. I sometimes include read reference style notes in a following paragraph set apart with some delimination such as font size change or brackets so that they are handy for the user and no back link is generally needed.