Howard County Library System
Streaming Music, Movies, Television and Audiobooks

Free, on demand, self-directed education at your fingertips.

Howard County Library System provides free, convenient access to an extensive selection of streaming electronic content.

Freegal Movies : Login with your library card and PIN to download movies and television shows.  Choose from thousands of feature films and television episodes.  The service is browser or app based and no additional software is needed. HCLS customers can stream up to three videos per week, each with a 48 hour viewing period. 
Freegal Music : Login in with your library card and PIN to download and stream music.  Choose from more than 7 million songs, including Sony Music’s catalog of legendary artists.  HCLS customers can download up to three DRM free songs each week and stream up to three hours of music per day.

hoopla : Stream and temporarily download movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks from major Hollywood studios, record companies and publishers. Follow the "Sign Up" instructions to begin and then "Sign In" on subsequent visits.


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