Digital Asset Management & Distribution Services

Used by 25% of the world's top 50 publishers, Ingram's CoreSource® allows content to flow swiftly and safely from your organization to over 160 distribution partners around the world.



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 to business partners.



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

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

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

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



  • 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®, MyiLibrary®, 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 benefitting the platform for the entire community of users.


more digital distribution options


  • Small publishers with annualized revenue of less than $10,000 (US) 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>>
  • Library market distribution through MyiLibrary  Learn more>>




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