Originally coined Black Music Month, the commemoration was conceived by black music moguls Kenny Gamble, Dyana Williams and Ed Wright in the 1970s and initiated by President Jimmy Carter on June 7, 1979. The holiday was later renamed African American Music Appreciation Month by President Barack Obama in 2009.
You all know that Charlotte Mecklenburg Library has an abundance of amazing programs and services for your children – early literacy programs, storytimes, books galore – but we hope you also know that libraries are also for the Moms.
Freegal offers download or streaming access to more than 10 million songs, including Sony Music's catalog of legendary artists. You can also access approximately 15,000 music videos to download.
Did you know that we offer an extensive collection of FREE digital downloads for e-readers and mobile devices, including e-books, audiobooks, e-magazines, music and movies? Here is a run-down of our five most popular digital services and what they offer.
hoopla allows customers to instantly borrow e-books and comics, audiobooks, music, movies, and television that can be streamed or downloaded for listening or viewing later.