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Books and eBooks

Books and eBooks

Book & eBook Collections

PINES logoPINES is Georgia’s “borderless library” system that allows PINES card holders free access to over 10 million books and other materials in 300 library branches and affiliated service outlets throughout the state.

Galileo, Georgia's Virtual Library eBooks at EBSCOhost provides eBooks on a variety of topics, including reference books, scholarly monographs, publications of many university presses, and consumer books. Books can be downloaded onto portable devices using Adobe Digital Editions.

Galileo, Georgia's Virtual Library Ebook Central Access to thousands of fiction and nonfiction eBooks from leading publishers.

Libby & Overdrive Overdrive allows Athens Regional Library System cardholders to download audiobooks, eMagazines, and eBooks for free. Once you have checked out a book, you can download it to your computer or to a mobile device. More information and help

Reader's Advisory & Recommendations

NextReads logoNextReads: Sign up for our e-newsletters and get great book suggestions by e-mail. Choose from a variety of topics, including Biographies, Horror, Best Sellers and more. Sign up for NextReads.


NoveList logoGalileo, Georgia's Virtual Library NoveList Plus helps readers find new books based on books they've read or on topics in which they are interested. View our tutorial!

Galileo, Georgia's Virtual Library NoveList K-8 Plus helps elementary and middle school readers find books based on topics they're interested in. It also includes booktalks, picture book extenders, and Curricular Connections articles that will guide teachers to new titles and new ways for translating curriculum standards into classroom action.

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