Scribd is the membership for readers. Its mission is to change the way the world reads. The company aims to empower readers to indulge their curiosities and expand their knowledge. In addition to making the best membership book service around, Scribd has also built very popular open platform for publishing and sharing documents of all kinds.
Company Growth (employees)
San Francisco, US
Size (employees)
131 (est)
Scribd was founded in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco, US

Scribd Office Locations

Scribd has offices in San Francisco and Phoenix
San Francisco, US (HQ)
333 Bush Street, Suite 2400

Scribd Data and Metrics

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Founding Date


Total Funding

$47.8 m

Latest funding size

$22 m

Time since last funding

over 2 years


Scribd's latest funding round in January 2015 was reported to be $22 m. In total, Scribd has raised $47.8 m

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Scribd Median Salaries

Source: 20 public H-1B filings from Scribd

Traffic Overview of Scribd

Scribd Online and Social Media Presence

Scribd News and Updates

Scribd offers an ‘Essential Student Bundle’, including an NYT subscription, for $1.87 per week

 Scribd is giving college and graduate students access to its library of digital content, plus a subscription to The New York Times, at what it says is a 40 percent discount. CEO Trip Adler told me students already make up a significant portion of the subscribers who pay to read e-books, audiobooks,…

Scribd adds newspapers to its subscription reading service, including the NYT, FT, and WSJ

Subscription reading service Scribd is adding another string to its bow today with the news that it’s now including “select” articles from a number of premium newspapers. Founded out of San Francisco in 2007, Scribd offers subscribers cross-platform access to a selection of reading materials — inclu…

Scribd adds premium magazine articles to its subscription service

Document sharing service Scribd is expanding its subscription offering with the addition of premium magazine articles from Time, Fortune, Money, Bloomberg Businessweek, Entrepreneur, Foreign Policy, Newsweek, New York Magazine, The Atlantic, and others. The inclusion of these articles supplements th…

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