Perlego is an online eTextbook library with unlimited access to over 220,000 academic and professional titles.

Perlego gives its users unlimited access to over 220,000 eBooks and publications for only £12 a month.

Perlego was founded in 2016 by Gauthier Van Malderen and Matthew Davis. The company is based in London, United Kingdom.

Perlego works directly with the best educational publishers to offer readers the latest books in their field.

Perlego's mission is to "make educational material more accessible and affordable for all"and to help publishers recover royalty share lost to online textbook piracy.


Perlego is backed by Accelerated Digital Ventures, Charlie Songhurst, Dedicated VC and others. The company raised $9M from a "Series A" financing on Nov 19, 2019. This brings Perlego's total funding to $15M to date.



  • Year founded: 2016
  • Funding Info: $15M over 3 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series A)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 11-50
  • Business Valuation: NA
  • City/Town: London
  • State: London
  • Country: United Kingdom
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