About subscriptions

Article author
  • Updated

A subscription is your ticket to a world of reading and knowledge. For $11.99 USD (+tax where applicable) per month, you’ll get access to Everand, Scribd, and SlideShare — one subscription for all three products.

Have a few questions? We thought you might! We’ve answered some of the most common ones below. 

How do I subscribe?

You can find a helpful guide on how to subscribe here.

What are the benefits of having a subscription?

With a subscription, you’ll have premium access to titles and features across all three of Scribd, Inc.’s products, including:

  • Everand: read and listen to ebooks, audiobooks, and more
  • Scribd: download community-uploaded documents
  • SlideShare: download presentations and other professional content

Do you offer a free trial?

New subscribers are eligible for a free trial to check out all our premium features, including Everand’s extensive library and document downloads on Scribd and SlideShare. Once the trial period ends, your subscription will renew each month for as long as it remains active. You won’t be charged if you cancel before your trial period ends.

Learn more about how to subscribe.

Will my subscription automatically renew?

Yes, your subscription will automatically renew when your free trial period expires, and you will be billed within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period for as long as your subscription remains active. Your subscription is a recurring payment that you can cancel anytime.

  • Your subscription automatically renews monthly unless canceled at least 24 hours before the end of the current period.
  • Your account will be charged for renewal within 24 hours prior to the end of the current period for $11.99 USD (+tax where applicable) 
  • Your subscription can be managed in your account page, and auto-renewal can be turned off at any time 
  • We have in-depth instructions on how to cancel your subscription available here.

Can I cancel at any time?

Yes, of course! After you cancel, you'll keep any remaining paid subscription time. When this time is up, your account will revert to its free features.

Please note: All subscriptions purchased through the App Store or Google Play are solely handled by their respective companies - their security policies prevent us from being able to cancel any charges on our subscribers' behalf. Subscriptions started through Google Play must be canceled through Google Play, while subscriptions started through our iPhone or iPad app using the App Store will need to be canceled through the App Store.

For details on how to cancel your subscription and information on managing additional payment options not mentioned here, please see our support article, "How do I cancel my subscription?"

How many books does Everand have?

Thousands! Hundreds of thousands! Quite literally over half a million books are up on Everand, and better yet, more books are added all the time. The service includes a plethora of best-sellers and new releases in every genre, including exclusive original titles. But don't take our word for it, go explore through the collection and see for yourself! 

How many books can I read on Everand each month?

We strive to provide the most comprehensive catalog possible to all of our subscribers. For some ebook and audiobook content, you may occasionally encounter limits depending on your recent reading activity. To learn more, visit our article, "How many books does Everand have? Are you adding more?"

What countries can I use my subscription in?

Everand, Scribd and SlideShare are available in most countries worldwide! Looking for a beach read or something to enjoy on a long flight? Bring us along! You can take ebooks and audiobooks with you when you travel by installing the Everand app on one of your mobile devices and saving books for offline reading. No internet connection is no reason to be without book options!

Due to our agreements with authors and publishers, the availability of specific titles may vary somewhat from country to country. We understand that this can be frustrating and do our best to make every book available to every reader. Rest assured: Most of our library is available worldwide, and if one title isn't, there are plenty of others to choose from.

What mobile devices can I use with your apps?

Our websites can be accessed through a browser on any computer and most smartphone or tablet devices with an internet connection. You can install our mobile apps on your iPhone or iPad (iOS 16 or higher is required), your Android device (Android 7.1.1 or higher is required), your Fire tablet, or your Nook Tablet to store books for offline reading when an internet connection isn't available.

Unfortunately, e-ink readers like the Nook GlowLight and most versions of the Kindle are not supported. 

Are authors being paid when I read books on Everand?

Of course! Everand’s library is offered to subscribers based on agreements we've made with our authors and publishing partners, ensuring that they can continue to share great books for all of us to enjoy.

How can I learn more?

Browse answers to common questions in our Help Center. If your question isn't answered here, our customer support team is always happy to help.

Was this article helpful?