Free Audio and Video Sources
All audio and video used in multimedia projects must be properly cited (use EasyBib)
You may only use up to 30 seconds or 10% of someone else's audio/video in your own project.
NOTE: Many of these sites contain links and advertisements for downloading software. You DO NOT need to download any software (and DON'T) to obtain the audio or video files.
Free sound effects and audio:
- YouTube-MP3.com will help you extract audio from YouTube videos.
- Search SoundBible.com for sound effects, right-click on the MP3 icon and "save link as" to download.
- Effects from SoundJay.com (choose category, find a sound, download MP3)
- PacDV Free Sound Effects (choose a category - search does not work on this site)
- Archive.org includes a wide variety of free music and audio downloads.
Free video clips:
- Here are instructions for downloading flash video from the web (eg. YouTube, etc.)
- Teachers Domain (Science & Engineering)
- WGBH (Boston Public TV) "Open Vault"
- Archive.org (Search by category)