Stream or Download Free Music

Girl with headphones and phoneCALS digital music library is provided by Freegal, a service from Library Ideas. Freegal allows patrons to sign in with their library card number and PIN, download up to five songs per week, or stream three hours of music each day.

Downloaded songs are in MP3 format, work with any music-playing device or software, and once you download the songs, you own them, forever!

Freegal apps are available for Apple and Android, but you can also stream and download just by visiting

You can browse by artist or genre, and advanced search allows searching by song, album, composer, and label. Choose from millions of songs from 65 different countries and thousands of labels.

Visit the Freegal web site

Download the Freegal App

Get it on Google Play

Check out a CD

Car CD playerCALS also has many music CDs you can check out. You can search our collection using our Bibliocommons online catalog. Here are a few example searches to get you started. Stop by your local CALS branch, browse our CD collection, and take home some tunes.

Listen to live music

The best music is live music. CALS provides many opportunities to attend a concert or participate in events whichfeature music. Try these event searches to see what’s coming up.

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