CoreSource Metadata Template: Title Groups and Asset Types

On first glance, the CoreSource metadata template can seem to be an unwieldy beast, with fields scrolling as far as the eye can see. Luckily for time-pressed publishers, it’s pretty easy once […]

CoreSource 101: Reinstating a Title that was Previously Withdrawn from Sale

If you withdrew a title from sale on vendor sites and you want to make it available again on those sites, CoreSource requires an extra step after you have reactivated […]

Tutorial: Effective Promo Participation

Hi All, Please hit play on the presentation below to find out more about effective promo participation!

How to Withdraw Assets from Vendors

When withdrawing assets from vendors, there are two courses of action that you can take. You can withdraw the asset individually from each vendor or you can update the metadata […]

What’s in an ePUB?: The OPF File

The OPF file is located within the OPS folder. ‘OPF’ stands for Open Package Format. It’s essentially an XML file, although it has the file extension .opf instead of .xml. It […]

What’s in an ePUB?: The Root Directory

An introductory look into the first level of an ePUB file

Excel Tips and Tricks for Publishers: VLOOKUP & HLOOKUP

This is the the fourth and final tutorial in a series of Excel tips for Publishers. This series is an introduction to using Microsoft Excel and includes tools such as: using the VLOOKUP & HLOOKUP formulas within the same spreadsheet, in a different sheet, and from a different workbook.

Excel Tips and Tricks for Publishers – GRAPHS & PIVOT TABLES

This is the the third tutorial in a series of Excel tips for Publishers. This series is an introduction to using Microsoft Excel and includes tools such as: creating and formatting graphs, pivot tables.

Excel Tips and Tricks for Publishers – CELL TRICKS

This is the the second tutorial in a series of Excel tips for Publishers. This series is an introduction to using Microsoft Excel and includes tools such as: copying and moving data, removing dashes from an ISBN, merging and hiding cells, and freezing panes.

Excel Tips and Tricks for Publishers – BASICS

This is the first tutorial in a series of Excel tips for Publishers. This tutorial is a very basic introduction to using Microsoft Excel and includes tools such as: formatting numbers and tables, typing and repeating formulas, and organization.