Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and PIN. Freegal offers access to about 7 million songs, including Sony Music's catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 28,000 labels with music that originates in over 80 countries. There is no software to download, and there are no digital rights management (DRM) restrictions. Access to Freegal is limited to patrons of subscribing libraries.
To get started, click on the Freegal Music Service link above. Once on the Freegal homepage, log in using your Merrimack Library card number. You can browse the catalog by artist, song title, album or genre. Preview songs by clicking on the blue arrow; to download a song click on "download". You get five downloads per week. The number of downloads resets each week at 12:01 am on Monday morning. The Freegal Music Service website has a convenient FAQ tab to get more helpful information.