New Databases: Freegal, RBDigital Magazines and OneClickdigital
A free music service from the library:
- 7.9 Million+ songs /16,000+ Music Videos
- 28,000 labels including the world’s largest–Sony Music Entertainment
- Over 200 different genres; everything from Classical Music to Rap, including Pop, Rock, Children’s, Country, Classical and many more…
- Thousands of popular artists
- Over 1 Million tracks of Classical Music
- Music from over 100 different countries
- 400+ French Labels
There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is available exclusively to library card holders. You can download music at home or at the library.
Log in to Freegal Music with your library card number and PIN and begin downloading! Current limits are three downloads per week. Your counter will set back to zero each week Monday morning. Then you can download three more tunes during the new week. You can also stream an unlimited amount of music. Your usage is noted in the top right corner of the Freegal Music site.
Find out more by reading through Freegal’s FAQs.
To download, make sure your library card account is in good standing and free of fines and fees.
RBDigital Magazines (Zinio) for Libraries, the world’s largest newsstand, offers full-color, interactive digital magazines. Browse from your library’s collection of popular titles with no holds, no checkout periods, and no limit to the number of magazines you can download. Access to RBDigital is available exclusively to library card holders. You can download magazines at home or at the library.
- Current Issues — New issues are released simultaneously with the print edition and are ready for immediate download.
- Easy browsing — Browse your library’s collection of titles one at a time, by title, or by category.
- Manage your collection — Check out magazines and read them instantly on your computer (both PC and Mac) or your portable media device.
- No limits — Check out as many issues as you want and keep them in your account indefinitely.
Library cardholders now have free access to 6000 downloadable audiobooks from OneClickdigital at home, in the library, or on the go. Many titles are multi-access, so multiple users can check out a given title at the same time, eliminating holds. OneClickdigital is compatible with all popular listening devices, and mobile apps are available for the iPhone®, Android™, and Kindle Fire. OneClickdigital features an easy-to-use interface with streamlined navigation, fast downloads, and automatic software updates.
- Compatible with Android™ and all Apple ® devices
- Many exclusive titles found only on OneClickdigital—best-sellers, classics, non fiction, and much more!
- Apple ® , Android ™ , and Kindle Fire apps available
- User-friendly site for viewing new releases, saving and filtering searches, and much more
There is also a limited selection of classics literature available on eBooks. You need to download Adobe Digital Editions and authorize with your Adobe ID to read OneClickdigital e-books on your computer or transfer to an eReader.