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Audio and Video Resources

Audio Sites | Video Sites

NOTE: The music on these sites is often released under a Creative Commons attribution-noncommercial license, which means that you can copy and use it for any noncommercial purpose, as long as you include a credit for the artist.

Audio web sites

Circuit Six

ccMixTer – download, cut-up, share, sample

Classic Cat – 4800+ free classical pieces to use

Educational CyberPlayground

Free Music & Sound clips – provide a link back to site

FlashKit.com – 1000s of free music clips

Microsoft – click search, choose "sounds"

Musicshake – Awesome! Make your own!

JLStudios – free sound effects

Jamendo – search by album, artist, radio

Wikipedia Sound List – copyleft works

The below sites contain free, but copyrighted work – Use Fair Use Guidelines! [Check the Creative Commons license for each recording; be sure to attribute (cite)]

Classic Cat – links to classical music

Internet Archive – 100,000+ free digital recordings

netLabels – freely downloadable

Wavlist.com – Tons of great sounds; Fair Use applies

Wikipedia Sound List – copyleft works

 

Video web sites

The Open Video Project – shared digital videos

WebMuseum

The below site contains free, but copyrighted work – Use Fair Use Guidelines! [Check the Creative Commons license for each recording; be sure to attribute (cite)]

Internet Archive – free movies, videos, films 

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