[Press Release]SCRIBD LAUNCHES NEW TRAVEL E-BOOKS CATEGORY WITH LONELY PLANET PARTNERSHIPSubscribers Can Now Access Hundreds of Travel Guides For Just One Low Monthly priceScribd, an e-book subscription service featuring 300,000+ e-books ranging from contemporary bestsellers to beloved classics, today launched its new travel category by announcing an unprecedented partnership with Lonely Planet, the world’s leading travel media company. The deal makes hundreds of Lonely Planet’s award-winning travel guidebooks available as part of Scribd’s low monthly subscription cost. Along with this partnership, Scribd announced a new feature, the ability to bookmark pages within a book, allowing travelers easy access to bookmarked content during their travels. Travelers can sync their bookmarks seamlessly across all of their devices and take advantage of Scribd’s offline reading feature, saving the guidebooks on their devices in order to access on the go, even without an Internet connection.“Travel is the perfect category for e-books. Not only does having an e-book at one’s fingertips lighten a traveler’s load while on the go, Scribd offers a great value by enabling readers to access all of the Lonely Planet guides in one all-you-can-read subscription,” said Trip Adler, CEO and co-founder of Scribd. “Lonely Planet publishes some of my favorite travel guides, and …read more

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