Georgia Download Destination

Georgia Download Destination

What is it?

Georgia Download Destination (GADD) is an online service that provides access to free eBooks and audiobooks.

  • Check out up to 5 books at a time
  • Lending period of 1 week or 2 weeks
  • Stream or download¬† books
  • Works with most computers and mobile devices


  • Using a computer? Go to or click the GADD icon above.
  • Using a mobile device? Open the OverDrive app on your device.

First time user?

  • You need an Athens Regional Library card that is in good standing
  • Go to Getting started with Overdrive
  • Scroll to the bottom ¬†to find step-by-step instructions for your computer or mobile device.
  • When asked to “Select the image below that looks like the titles on your library's website,” click the left image.


  • Web: OverDrive Help
  • Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Phone: 706-613-3650 x354
  • In Person: Visit the 2nd floor Information Desk at the Athens-Clarke County Libary

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