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‘For Dummies’ Books Now Available Through Scribd

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Scribd has partnered with Wiley to bring the entire catalog of Wiley’s “For Dummies” books to its eBook subscription service.

Scribd subscribers can now access more than 1,000 “For Dummies” eBooks through the platform. Scribd currently has more than 80 million subscribers to its eBook subscription service. The platform lets customers read an unlimited amount of books for an $8.99 monthly subscription fee.

“Subscription e-books are a perfect fit for educational and instructional books. When learning a skill or teaching yourself something new, what could be more convenient than having all the information you need, right in your pocket?” explained Trip Adler, CEO and co-founder of Scribd, in a statement.  “Scribd provides a great value by giving readers unlimited access to the most popular titles for one monthly price. The prospect of what this means for our readers is incredibly exciting.”

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