Free Streaming Music Services

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Out with the old, in with the new!

The library’s Freegal music service is ending, but there are many other great free online music services out there! Learn more here.

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Spotify

www.spotify.com or get the app
Millions of free songs and podcasts available to listen to online. You can create playlists and discover new artists. With the free version, you will get an occasional ad, like on the radio. If you pay for a subscription, you will not get ads and will be able to listen to songs offline.

Pandora

www.pandora.com or get the app
Millions of free songs and podcasts available to listen to online, for up to 40 hours per month. You can create customized radio stations based on favorite artists and songs, or listen to Pandora’s genre playlists. With the free version, you will get an occasional ad, like on the radio. If you pay for a subscription, you will not get ads and will be able to listen to songs offline.

YouTube Music

music.youtube.com or get the app
Millions of free songs and music videos available to listen to online. You can create playlists, rate your favorite songs and get personalized recommendations, and discover new artists. With the free version, you will get an occasional ad, like on the radio. If you pay for a subscription, you will not get ads and will be able to listen to songs offline.

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Amazon Prime Music

music.amazon.com or get the app
Millions of songs that can be listened to online or offline if you are an Amazon Prime subscriber. There is no free version of Amazon Prime Music for non-subscribers. You can browse stations and playlists and discover new artists.

Apple Music

Must use the app
Apple Music is a subscription service and only works on Apple devices and computers. There is no free version. However, it is the largest online music service and has exclusive
rights to certain artists and albums. It combines music you already own with music you can stream or download all in one app. You can also browse genre radio stations.

Free: Spotify, Pandora, YouTube Music

Free for Amazon Prime Subscribers: Amazon Prime Music

Not Free: Apple Music


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