Digital Asset Management & Distribution Services

A global, digital marketplace demands your attention, and CoreSource provides the tool to engage, manage and connect. It's optimized for publishers, whatever their size, providing world-class infrastructure with local support by experienced publishing people. With complete control of your digital content you can concentrate on publishing new content and expanding business.


CoreSource allows you to manage almost any digital file, whether related to eBooks, print books or audio books. Integration of all of your content in one place allows you to consolidate management and distribution of content in one place.


More than 2,600 publishers and distributors worldwide – from multinationals to independents - use CoreSource to automate distribution of digital content to as many business partners as possible. In 2013 CoreSource made over 63 million successful distributions of content, making it the market leader.


How does it work? E-content and metadata are ingested into the platform where they are securely stored. When ready to deliver, publishers can quickly and easily use CoreSource to distribute files – manually or automatically – to over 270 business partners according to the specific business rules of each one.



  • Fast, secure automated global distribution to retailers, library suppliers and other channels

  • Metadata standardization—submit once and your content can be made available across all channels

  • Increasingly growing distribution network—publishers continually refer partners to CoreSource

  • Comprehensive reporting including real-time feedback on all your e-content’s activity



  • Digital asset management—includes a complete audit trail to ensure you know where your content is at all times

  • Direct distribution of content to the CoreSource reseller network and your partners

  • Managed file conversion services—fast, efficient conversion using a community of partners

  • Integration with Ingram’s premier services—Lightning Source®, VitalSource®, CoreSource Fulfillment®, and Ingram Publisher Services®


With the most extensive publisher and retailer networks available, CoreSource is uniquely positioned as a forum where new knowledge, ideas and functionality are created and shared—ultimately benefiting the platform for the entire community of users.


more digital distribution options


  • Small publishers with under 100 titles may opt for our "fast track" IngramSpark, which streamlines the sales, account setup, content management and customer support activities through a self-service online platform. Learn more>>
  • Prefer to let us do all the heavy lifting? CoreSource Plus® is a full-service distribution option that leaves the entire process up to Ingram. Learn more>>
  • Our wholesale model may be right for you if you want the quickest and easiest route to making your e-books available to our global retail channel. Learn more>>
  • Only interested in distribution through the Apple® iBookstore®? We do that, too. Learn more>>
  • E-textbook programs and integration through VitalSource  Learn more>>




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