[Press Release]
Ingram Expands Vital Source E-Textbook Solution With New U.K. Store
Vital Source Technologies, Inc., Ingram Content Group’s leading e-textbook solution, today announced the international expansion of its VitalSource Bookshelf® platform with a new digital store in the U.K. The store offers tens of thousands of e-textbooks from leaders in academic publishing.
“As a company that is committed to improving the educational experience and making e-textbooks accessible to all, Vital Source is proud to open a digital store in the U.K.,” said Kent Freeman, Chief Operating Officer, Vital Source Technologies, Inc.  “More educators and students now have access to the latest interactive e-textbooks and tools, in addition to having more choice when purchasing their course materials. We are pleased to support this important market.”
The VitalSource Bookshelf platform includes titles in its U.K. store from leading publishers Wiley, Taylor & Francis, SAGE Publications, Kogan Page, Springer, Palgrave Macmillan Higher Education and others.  Students and faculty have multiple content purchase options available to them including direct student purchase and purchase through an institution’s virtual learning environment (VLE).
E-textbooks from Vital Source can be downloaded, and used online and offline on a variety of device types including Mac®, Windows®, iPad®, Kindle Fire® and Android™. Regardless of …read more

Via: Digital Book World