eMusic available through:

The Elmhurst Public Library is pleased to offer three FREE music platforms with 24/7 access to thousands of titles. All you need is an internet connection. No waiting lists!

Please note that you must have a valid Elmhurst Public Library card to use these services.


Freegal Music is a music service that offers over 11 Million+ songs and 18,000+ Music Videos from over 30,000 labels, including the world’s largest–Sony Music Entertainment. No lending period, everything that you download is yours to keep!


Hoopla is a platform that offers access to over 100,000 music albums from Universal Music Group, Warner Music Group and eOne, as well as streaming movies and television shows and audiobooks. Entire albums are available!


With over 1,300,000 classical music tracks available to stream and 800 albums added every month, Naxos is the largest independent classical label in the world and one of the two largest-selling classical labels. Includes some world and jazz music, as well as extensive background information including liner notes.

Checkout Rules

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Loan Period Limit App Always
EPL cardholders only
Freegal 5 song downloads per week 5 hours of streaming every day 5 song downloads per week 5 hours of streaming every day iOS and Android devices Yes Both Yes
Hoopla 7 days 15 items per month iOS and Android devices Yes Both Yes
Naxos Length of session None iOS and Android devices * Yes Streaming Yes

*Visit Naxos on a computer to create a free student/member playlist account, and use those details to log in to the App.


Questions? Comments? Contact us at 630-279-8696 or reference@elmlib.org