Audio | Additional Resources |

Audio | Resources |


Audio_Banner_2As you’ll also see in Copyright & Fair Use, it’s always a good idea to try to use music free of copyright restrictions (unless you have composed the music and hold the copyright yourself). The resources listed below offer good quality music that has been made available for various use without the restrictions of copyright.

 

Free Resources

Archive.org

An unlimited free resource for audio and much more.

Creative Commons

Great resource. You can filter other sites using creative commons copyright standards to find images, music, video, etc.

Wikipedia Commons

An archive of media content uploaded by wikipedia users—images, sounds, and video.

 

Resources Requiring a Free Account

CCMixter

A source for copyright free music with robust search features.

 

Freesound

“Freesound is a collaborative database of Creative Commons Licensed sounds. Browse, download and share sounds.”

 

Resources Requiring a Paid Account

Jamendo