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Access eMusic on Your PC in 5 easy steps:

  1. Go to SMCL’s eMusic Web page
  2. Click “Login”.
  3. Enter your library card number and click “Log in”.
  4. Click “Accept” for end user license agreement.
  5. Begin searching or browsing for songs or videos.

Instructions on Downloading Music or Music Videos to Your PC:

  1. Once you have found a song or video, click “Download” or “DOWNLOAD NOW”.
  2. A box will open with the options to open or save the file.
  3. Save the file to the desktop or a folder of your choice. (Note: When you click to download, you will use one of your three weekly downloads regardless of whether or not you cancel the download.)
  4. To add the song to your iTunes library, open iTunes and drag the file to the open application.
  5. Download the Freegal App
    • Apple App Store or the Android Marketplace, a.k.a. Google Play.
    • Click on “Free” and then “Install” to download to your device.
    • Click on the “Freegal Music” icon on your device.
    • Enter your zip code and select “San Mateo County Library”.
    • Enter your library card number (must start with "29041").
    • You will remain logged in to the app unless you manually logout.
    • Begin searching for songs.

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