# How to Install Erlang's egd Library in Elixir

I needed to use Erlang's egd library on Ubuntu 16.04, but was having a difficult time figuring out how to do that. After some searching, I finally found the answer:

To install egd in an Elixir project, just add this to your dependencies and run mix deps.get:

{:egd, github: "erlang/egd"}