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January 30, 2018

(Ingram Content Group) Blackboard announced a new collaboration with VitalSource, the leading “Inclusive Access” provider. This new collaboration provides students with seamless access to course materials in an Inclusive Access model within Blackboard’s leading learning management systems, Blackboard Learn and Moodlerooms. The collaboration expands upon the existing relationship between both companies and makes VitalSource’s extensive catalog of digital textbooks and publisher learning platforms readily available, while also lowering the cost of course materials for students.

January 18, 2018

(Ingram Content Group) Gallic Books expands their UK and global presence with Ingram Publisher Services LLC international distribution network.

December 5, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) VitalSource, a world leader in building, enhancing and delivering digital course materials, and, a leading virtual bookstore provider for academic institutions, have teamed up to offer students at higher-education and K-12 institutions nationwide an enhanced learning experience.

December 1, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) VitalSource, the leading platform for institutions, campus stores, publishers, and companies to create and deliver educational and training content, has acquired the assets of Seattle-based corporate learning-technology leader, Intrepid Learning.

November 27, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Ingram Publisher Services supports bookstores and booksellers during Giving Tuesday with a donation of over $10,000 to Binc on behalf of its publishing clients, including those with Publishers Group West, Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, Two Rivers Distribution, Ingram Academic and Ingram Publisher Services.

November 13, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) VitalSource, the world leader in building, enhancing and delivering digital course materials, and Al Manhal, the leading publisher of full-text searchable electronic databases of scholarly, professional and peer-reviewed content from the Arab World, are now collaborating to expand the reach and delivery of Al Manhal’s unique content collection from over 450 Arabic language publishers. By working together, Al Manhal’s expansive collection will now be deliverable through VitalSource Bookshelf, the most widely used higher education digital-content platform in the world.

November 7, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Wilson County Schools have teamed up with Tennessee Book Company LLC, an Ingram company, to enhance Tennessee’s dual-enrollment program to reduce textbook costs, making it more feasible for high school students to take college courses.

October 23, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) VitalSource Technologies is celebrating the launch of the next generation VitalSource Content Experience Platform and crossing the one-million-user threshold on the platform.

(Ingram Content Group) Sarah Armstrong has recently been promoted from Client Relations Coordinator for Publishers Group West to Client Relations Manager for Ingram Publisher Services LLC.

October 18, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Consortium Book Sales and Distribution, an Ingram Publisher Services LLC brand, announces five new publishers for the Spring 2018 season: Black Inc., Blair, Fitzcarraldo Editions, Oberon Books and School of Life. All presses begin distribution with Consortium on Jan. 1, 2018.

October 12, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Lightning Source, part of Ingram Content Group, is expanding its “Global Connect” print-on-demand and distribution network to Spain through an alliance with PodiPrint, one of the largest media publishing and distribution groups in Spain.

October 11, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Ingram Content Group (“Ingram”) adds six new clients to CoreSource, Ingram’s digital asset management and distribution platform. The new CoreSource customers include: Author Solutions LLC, Center for Creative Leadership, Wits University Press, Hymns Ancient & Modern, Edinburgh University Press, and The American Nurses Association.

September 25, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Tuttle Publishing announces that beginning in January 2018 their titles will be sold and distributed to the industry by Publishers Group West, an Ingram Publisher Services LLC brand.

September 14, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) Ingram announced associate promotions and new associates to the group. Matthew Dickie has joined the Ingram Publisher Services international sales team as a new European Sales Manager. Philippa Malicka has been promoted from Key Account Sales Manager to Business Development Manager for Lightning Source UK Ltd. Nick Singh has been promoted from Account Representative to Key Account Sales Manager for Lightning Source’s IngramSpark in the UK. Tyler Montgomery has been promoted from Inside Sales Representative to Content Manager for Ingram Book Group LLC.

September 7, 2017

(Ingram Content Group) As Houston begins to rebuild after Hurricane Harvey, Ingram Content Group is committed to helping booksellers and libraries. Ingram is aiding Houston booksellers and libraries through a donation to the Book Industry Charitable Foundation and to the Texas Library Association’s Harvey Disaster Relief for impacted libraries. In addition, Ingram’s retail division will be postponing invoices for their clients. Independent bookstores and Christian retail stores impacted by Harvey may contact their Ingram rep to learn more about the invoice assistance.

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