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Capital City Records: Edmonton Local Music
Stream and download a growing collection of albums by Edmonton local musicians. Includes a collection of gig posters from the local music scene.

Format: Streaming & Download (MP3, FLAC, ALAC, AAC)

Checkout and stream more than 225,000 albums. Every title is available immediately, no holds, no waiting! Limit of 10 Hoopla checkouts per month.

Format: Streaming (web & apps)

Freegal Music
Download five mp3s per week, from a selection of over 9 million  tracks from Sony Music Canada, IODA and The Orchard. 12,000 music videos available for download (each video uses  two of your three downloads). PLUS, you can now stream music for up to three hours each day! From today's hits to yesterday's golden oldies. No DRM, no download software required. Downloaded files don't expire - you keep them!  

Format: MP3 & Streaming (web & app)

Naxos Music Library
Listen to more than 85,000 CDs and 1.2 million tracks spanning classical, folk, blues, chinese, pop, heavy metal and new age music.  Note: all jazz titles are moving to Naxos Music Jazz.   Always growing.

Format: Streaming (web & apps)

Naxos Music Jazz
Listen to more than 8,000 CDs and 85,000 tracks.  Includes great labels like Blue Notes, Fantasy, Naxos, EMI, Warne and many, many more.   Always growing.

Format: Streaming only

Alexander Street Music Online

 Almost 7 million tracks including Classical, Contemporary World, Jazz, American Song and Independent Popular.  The Classical Scores Library has 24,000 scores and manuscripts. New scores and tracks added regularly.

Format: Streaming only

  Sub-sections of music online

Smithsonian Global Sound

A virtual encyclopedia of the world's musical and aural traditions. Includes the published recordings owned by the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and the archival audio collections of the legendary Folkways Records, Cook, Dyer-Bennet, Fast Folk, Monitor, Paredon and other labels.

Format: Streaming only



Reciprocal cards cannot access Freegal, eBooks, eAudiobooks and other databases due to the license restrictions of the vendors.