Lots of patrons take advantage of Freegal Music, which is an electronic resource available to any Chillicothe & Ross County Public Library cardholder. With Freegal, you can download three songs per week, which are yours to keep and do not disappear from your device or need to be returned.
Today, local music lovers rejoice! CRCPL has just picked up Freegal Streaming, which will also allow you to stream five hours of music per day from your phone, tablet, or computer. You can listen to whole albums and create playlists. And the best part of Freegal, compared to other free music listening services, is that it is entirely ad-free.
You can still get your three free downloads per week, too, and you can preview those songs with Freegal Streaming before downloading. Freegal mp3 files are DRM-free, which means you can play them on any device.
Freegal Music offers access to about 15 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists, and over 40,000 music videos. In total, the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000 labels with music that originates in over 100 countries.
In order to access this database, you must be a CRCPL cardholder. To sign up for one, stop by your local branch or visit https://www.crcpl.org/about/get-a-library-card. Once you have your library card, visit our homepage at https://www.crcpl.org and click on the Freegal logo to get started.
To activate streaming music, first log in to your Freegal account. Once you find an artist or album you want to hear, move your cursor over the artist or album image, and click on the “Stream” link.
If you already have the Freegal app installed on your device, you may need to uninstall and reinstall it to access the streaming feature.