After careful review and consideration, the Mercer County Library System will discontinue the Freegal Music service on May 14, 2022. The number of Freegal users was declining, making the service costly per user.
Music that you have downloaded to your computer is yours to keep; however, music downloaded to the Freegal app will no longer be available. Want to download the music you have on your app? Click here for step by step instructions. You may also be interested in our hoopla service where you can download up to five full music albums per month.
Behind the Books
Behind the Books is a bi-weekly podcast, including interviews with an author, as well as a MCLS library staff member each episode.
NOW WITH MAGAZINES! Did you know your local library has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks? You can borrow them, instantly, for free, using just the device in your hand. Provided by libraries in central New Jersey (formerly ListenNJ).
Flipster is a next-generation digital magazine distribution service which lets users access their favorite magazines from a variety of publishers through their local libraries. Accessible via a web browser or custom apps made specifically for Apple devices, Android devices, and the Kindle Fire tablet, with Flipster users can download magazines to read offline, anytime, anywhere.
Freegal® Music is a free music service from your library. All you need is your library card number and some libraries utilize a PIN. Freegal offers access to about 15 million+ songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists. In total the collection is comprised of music from over 40,000+ labels with music that originates in over 100 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.
hoopla is a groundbreaking digital media service offered by your local public library that allows you to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics and TV shows to enjoy on your computer, tablet, or phone – and even your TV! With no waiting, titles can be streamed immediately, or downloaded to phones or tablets for offline enjoyment later. We have hundreds of thousands of titles to choose from, with more being added daily. hoopla is like having your public library at your fingertips. Anytime. Anywhere.
Libby, by OverDrive – eAudiobooks, eBooks, & eMagazines
ebooks | audiobooks | magazines
Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader (U.S. only)! It’s free and easy to get started for new users and a streamlined experience for current OverDrive app users.
PressReader – Read the Newest Magazines & Newspapers
Read the Newest Magazines & Newspapers
Get access to more than 7,000 of the world’s top newspapers and magazines as soon as they’re available on shelves. Choose publications across 25 categories like business, science, design, and more. Translate in up to 18 languages. Unlimited downloads. Learn More.
The original, quality journalism of The New York Times helps you make sense of this moment — and make everyday life better.
Understand the world. Navigate life. Access The New York Times here.
Whether you’re managing finances, tackling tough parenting problems or simply looking to make sense of this moment, rely on our original, quality journalism to lead the way.
Enjoy access to The New York Times, compliments of Mercer County Library System.
It’s an essential source for fearless reporting, varied perspectives and practical advice on nearly every topic — from the vital issues shaping our world to the simple pleasures that make everyday life better.
How do I join a meeting? You can download the desktop app on your Windows or Mac Computer, use a Google Chrome browser to join online (no download required), or join on the go using your iOS or Android device… Read More
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