Ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, music, movies, TV shows, and more from your favorite service below.
Services compatible with Android, IOS (iPhone/iPad), Windows Phone, Kindle Fire tablets, Nook tablets, Kobo tablets. Choose the service or 'More Info' link to go to the website or to download the app.
Most digital content is available on your desktop or laptop. The following services are available on your desktop or laptop via an app or website or standalone application.
Adobe Digital Editions for Mac or Windows (to transfer EPUB and PDF eBooks from a computer to an eReader)
Kindle eReaders must have a Wi-Fi internet connection to download library Kindle Books from Amazon. If you don't have a Wi-Fi connection, you will need to transfer the Kindle Book to your Kindle eReader via USB.
OverDrive for Windows or Mac (to transfer audiobooks from a computer to an MP3 player)
Freegal Music utilizes the browser to download music, so there is no need to install anything on your computer.
The Deschutes Public Library's subscription to Freegal Music will be ending August 30th, 2019.
You can still access digital music from the library through hoopla Music.
Open up iTunes on your computer and you should see an icon of your device appear in the top left, under the player. Click on the icon to open your device.
On the left of your computer screen you will see Settings. Select "File Sharing" which will open the "File Sharing" screen and scroll down to Freegal Music.
To retrieve music from your Android device, the easiest method is to plug your Android device into your PC or Mac.
On a PC, once you connect your device, driver software should install automatically if not already installed. For troubleshooting on a specific device please check the Android forums (for example https://www.xda-developers.com/) it should be detected automatically. If not, open up Computer to see your device. Choose to browse Internal Storage, then open the folder titled “Freegal Music”. Inside this folder, you will see another folder labeled with your patron card number. This folder contains all of your Freegal Music downloads (songs and videos) that you’ve gotten through the Freegal Music app. Simply drag this folder to your desktop, and once the transfer is complete you can then move the songs and videos wherever you’d like on your computer.
On a Mac, depending on the version of Android, you’ll need some additional software. For Android 2.3, you can plug the device in and select the option (on the Android device) to mount as a disk. From this point you can find the device through Finder, open the device, then open the folder titled “Freegal Music”. Inside this folder will be your patron barcode folder. You can then drag this folder to your desktop. Once it copies, you can drag it straight into iTunes and iTunes should be able to sort your music.
For Android 4.0 or newer, you can download the Android File Transfer software https://www.android.com/filetransfer/ . This software, once installed, will open automatically when you plug your Android device into your Mac. Once it opens you will see the file system of your device. Open the Freegal Music folder, and drag your patron barcode folder to your desktop. From there you will be able to move your music around your Mac and into iTunes.
Page Last Modified Monday, July 15, 2019