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Books and press

Definition
Publishing in all its various formats: Books, Newspapers, and Periodicals. It also includes the electronic or virtual forms of publishing such as online newspapers, e-books and the digital distribution of books and press materials. Libraries, both physical and virtual, are included in this domain as are Book fairs.
Source Definition
UIS, 2009 UNESCO Framework for Cultural Statistics, 2009.

Livre et presse

Définition
Edition sous toutes ses formes : les livres, les journaux et les publications périodiques. Inclus également des formes d’édition électroniques ou virtuelles, comme les journaux en ligne, les livres électroniques ou la distribution numérique de livres et de publications périodiques. Les bibliothèques, physiques et virtuelles, font partie de ce domaine, tout comme les salons du livre.
Source de la définition
ISU, Cadre de l’UNESCO pour les statistiques culturelles 2009, 2009.

Libros y Prensa

Definición
Todo tipo de publicaciones en sus diferentes formatos: Libros, Periódicos y Revistas. Se incluyen las modalidades electrónicas o virtuales de publicación (diarios y revistas ‘en línea’) y la distribución digital de libros y materiales impresos. Las Bibliotecas, tanto físicas como virtuales, se incluyen dentro del dominio así como las Ferias de Libros.
Fuente(s) de la definición
UIS, Marco de Estadísticas Culturales de la UNESCO de 2009, 2009.