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Music and Film


dlr Libraries have a number of music and film streaming services for our members. Click below for more information.


Freegal is a free music streaming service offered by dlr libraries.  This service is available to registered DLR library members with a valid DLR library card and PIN. Click here to access the Freegal Website

Freegal gives users access to over 15 million songs across 40,000 labels, including Sony Music's catalogue of legendary artists, plus over 40,000 music videos.  Streaming is unlimited plus you can download and keep up to five songs every week. You can download videos too, with each video counting as two out of your five weekly download allowance.

You can download the Freegal Music app from the Apple App Store, the Google Play Store, and on Amazon.  Please choose Dun Laoghaire or Ireland as your location when you open the app, then select Dún Laoghaire-Rathdown County Library Service from the list presented. Freegal is compatible with most devices.

Help pages are available on the main site through a FAQ section and a direct contact submission form is available via the app, under "Freegal music support"

For library card related queries, please contact:

Please enjoy!


Kanopy provides instant access to thousands of critically acclaimed movies, documentaries and shows for children. Partnering with studios like A24, The Criterion Collection, PBS and more, there is sure to be something for everyone in the family to enjoy.

dlr library patrons can easily access this new service with their library card, and all for free! Just follow the link here, enter your library card details, create an account and begin streaming 
You will have 10 credits per month to watch movies, series, and documentaries and you can stream Kanopy on any of your favorite devices. Kanopy is accessible via mobile and tablet apps for iPhone and Android. You can also access Kanopy on your desktop, as well as SmartTV apps like Roku, Apple TV and Fire Stick.

Please note the 10 credit limit cannot be increased if used up before month’s end. Further instructions can be found at the link HERE. For any card access enquiries, please email is the leading video streaming service in classical music, dance and jazz, with thousands of videos of concerts, operas, ballet, jazz and masterclasses. Just enter your dlr library card via the Medici website here. As well as videos, there are more than 100 live events broadcast every year. Something for everyone!