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Multimedia Resources for Research and Content Creation: Music and Sound Resources

This interdisciplinary guide provides resources to support the creation of scholarly digital projects and presentations.

Music and Sound Resources

NU Libraries Resources

  • American Rhetoric  Includes full text, audio and video versions of public speeches, sermons, legal proceedings, lectures, debates, interviews, and other recorded events. Copyright link specifies which and how content can be used.



A Selective Guide to Sound and Music Databases and Sources

Before downloading, modifying, or using audio in a project, please read the specific copyright guidelines and permissions on each sound track. For assistance working with sound files, contact staff in the Digital Media Commons Studios.
  • Loop Sound Royalty free music stock, for a fee.
  • Sound FX Sound effects and sound design, royalty free music and loops, for a fee.