Originally Posted by DSCRAPRE
To answer the OP. Copying CDs from the library is exactly the same thing as torrenting.
I don't think so, I'm pretty sure libraries have to pay for the right to lend out CDs. Not saying it's ethical to then copy them, but at least some money is heading to the artist.
In the libraries I go to you actually have to pay to borrow CDs, it's a couple of bucks