Streaming and Downloadable Music through Freegal Music!

Posted on: March 2nd, 2015



Want to listen to the latest and greatest from Beyoncé, Billy Joel, David Bowie, James Taylor, Michael Jackson, One Direction, and more?

The Saxton B. Little Library now offers streaming and downloadable music through Freegal Music. Patrons will be able to download songs and stream (i.e. play music in your internet browser) albums from artists and groups of all genres. Freegal Music currently offers access to over 8 million songs (including Sony’s music catalog) and 15,000 music videos across 220 genres. Download your favorite songs, stream your own playlists across artists, and download music videos with this simple, easy-to-use platform.

To access Freegal Music, go to: and click on “Login” in the top right-hand corner of the screen.

You will need your Saxton B. Little/Columbia library card (the number on the back will start with the digits 21023, followed by 9 additional digits) and your library account password (usually the last four digits of your phone number) to access Freegal Music.

Keep these things in mind:

  • You must be a Columbia resident to access this service.
  • You can download up to three songs per week, and stream up to three hours of music per day. Downloaded songs are DRM-free and can be easily transferred into iTunes or another music player on your home computer. Keep track of how much you’re downloading and streaming on the top right-hand corner of the Freegal Music website.
  • Music video downloads count as two song downloads.
  • No special software is required for downloads, and streaming takes place right in your internet browser.
  • Mobile apps are available for Apple and Android devices, so you can listen to music on the go! Simply search for “Freegal Music” in your app store.
  • Read the entire Freegal Music FAQ by going to

If you have any questions, please contact Cait at the Library, either via phone (860-228-0350) or email (

New eBooks and eAudios through OneClickdigital

Posted on: July 11th, 2014

Saxton B. Little is pleased to announce the arrival of new eBooks and eAudio titles, available through OneClickdigital!

Columbia residents can now access eBooks and eAudio titles exclusive to our library’s patrons through Saxton B.’s own OneClickdigital platform. Current eBooks exclusive to Saxton B. include The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt, Top Secret Twenty-One by Janet Evanovich, Going Clear: Scientology, Hollywood, and the Prison of Belief by Lawrence Wright, and The Black Hour by

stores). You can also access titles through your home computer, though you may need to download additional software, like the OneClickdigital Media Manager for eAudios and Adobe Digital Editions for eBooks. Click here to see a list of devices supported by OneClickdigital and to view tutorials.

  • You can still access titles owned by the state of Connecticut through Saxton B. Little’s OneClickdigital account — if a title isn’t immediately available, you will be added to the reserve list and emailed when the title is available for you to borrow!
  • If you have any questions, please contact Cait at the Library, either via phone (860-228-0350) or email ( Additionally, if you need help setting up a OneClickdigital account, stop in the Library anytime when Cait’s working. Her hours are here.

    Library Reads Top 10

    Posted on: September 10th, 2013

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    Update on Renovation

    Posted on: January 16th, 2013


    For the past several months the Library Building Committee has been working diligently with the Architect and Library Staff to formulate a revised building plan. The plan that we have been working towards keeps the integrity of the original ideas, but reduces the size of the building, keeps a more Colonial appearance, reduces cost and attempts to

    the grant results are known and we know how we are proceeding.

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