Getting Started with Freegal

Getting Started Steps

  1. Search for "freegal" in your device's app store and install the Freegal app.
  2. Open the app and enter your zipcode.
  3. Select Lake Forest Library, then enter your library card number with no spaces between the numbers.
  4. The screen will automatically open with a list of the Top Singles. You can also tap Top Artists.

  5. Search for a specific song or artist by tapping on the magnifying glass.

  6. Select Browse to browse other categories of music.

  7. Tap on a song you'd like to download, then tap on the downward-facing arrow. The song will download and add to your collection.

  8. To find the songs you have downloaded, tap on the My Music icon, then tap the Play icon on the song you want to listen to.

  9. To make a playlist, tap on the Playlist icon, then tap Create New Playlist. Enter a playlist name.

  10. Select the songs you would like to add to the playlist, then select Done.

  11. The songs you download through Freegal are yours to keep. They will stay downloaded for you to listen to in the Freegal app.

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