Perlego, a London, UK-based provider of a streaming service for educational books, closed a £7m Series A funding round.
Backers included Charlie Songhurst, Dedicated VC and Thomas Leysen as well as existing backers ADV, Simon Franks and Alex Chesterman.
The company intends to use the funds to add new features to its learning platform.
Perlego gives academic and professional users unlimited access to over 250,000 eBooks and publications from over 2,300 publishers in Germany, the Nordics and Italy for an up to £15 fee a month.
The service is currently available in all 28 EU countries and accessible on every device, online and mobile via its IOS and Android apps.