Books & Consumers 2013 conference: Media Coverage round-up

The conference was broadly covered in the book trade press, and picked up more than 400 tweets on the #Bowker13 hashtag. Here are a selection of the main reports.
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Market for travel guides being challenged by new media and new players

World travelers continue to find more reassurance in printed guidebooks than online information sources A recent survey by Bowker Market Research in both the UK and the US has found that websites (alongside advice from family and friends) are now the most used source of information when planning a holiday, but that websites from non-guidebook publishers are rated more highly than the online resources...
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