Scribd Adds Magazines to Subscription Service

By Dianna Dilworth 

Scribd has expanded its subscription-based reading platform to include magazines, in addition to the books and audiobooks it already provides.

Magazines now available through a subscription include: Time, Money, Fortune, People, Bloomberg Businessweek, Entrepreneur, Foreign Policy and New York Magazine. Newsweek and The Atlantic will be available in the coming weeks. This additional content will be available as part of the basic subscription which costs $8.99 a month.

“We are excited to partner with Scribd and bring Bloomberg Businessweek to an emerging, innovative digital platform,” stated Josh Rucci, GM and Global Head of Media Distribution for Bloomberg.