ERIC Number: ED478095
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002-Jun
Meeting the Needs of Travel Clientele: Tried and True Strategies That Work.
Blessing, Kathy; Whitney, Cherine
This paper describes sources for meeting the information needs of travel clientele. Topics addressed include: (1) U.S. government Web sites; (2) collection development tools, including review journals, online bookstores, travel Web sites, and sources of point-by-point comparisons of guide books; (3) prominent guidebook series and publisher Web sites; (4) select travel periodicals and their publisher Web sites; (5) select commercial and educational Web sites; (6) prominent resources for tour professionals; and (7) ecotourism. (MES)
Descriptors: Library Collection Development, Periodicals, Publishing Industry, Resource Materials, Selection Tools, Tourism, Travel, User Needs (Information), World Wide Web
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies; Reports - Descriptive; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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