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rbDigital

RB Digital

rbDigital is a free service  from the library that provides access to thousands of ebook and audiobooks and hundreds of digital magazines. rbDigital is compatible with most computers, color tablets, and smartphones.

Registering for an rbDigital Account
  • To register, go to athensga.rbdigital.com/ 
  • When the rbDigital site loads, click “Register”.
  • Enter your library card number (no spaces).
  • Fill out the remainder of the form and click “Register”.

Downloading the rbDigital App

  • Open the app store on your device.
  • Search for “rbDigital”.
  • Download the RBdigital app.
  • Open the rbDigital app.
  • Login to the rbDigital app with your rbDigital username and password.

Checking out a title

  • Login to the rbDigital app.
  • Tap the ☰ button to open the menu.
  • Tap “Books”. Choose ebooks or audiobooks.
  • To search for books, tap the magnifying glass icon.
  • To browse for books, tap the “View All” button.
  • Books marked “Checkout” are available immediately. Books marked “Hold” are not currently available but can be placed on hold.
  • To checkout an available book, tap a book marked “Checkout”. 
  • Tap the “Checkout” button.
  • Tap “Read” or “Play”.
  • To see all of your checked out books, tap the ☰ button and then tap “Home”.