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There are a number of free sound effects resources of public domain or free content sound recordings appropriate for Wikipedia use available online, and as well as in other contexts.
All files should be converted to ogg, Wikipedia's patent-free format of choice.
Archival recordings
Recent recordings
Wikipedians
Wikipedians can also be an important source for free content music. Please see Wikipedia:Requested recordings.
Recent recordings
Page name/linkMusicSoundsDescriptionLicense
Free To Use SoundsYesYesSound effects library with hiqh quality field recordings from all around the world.CC0, CC BY
Fulda Symphonic OrchestraYesNoChoral musicCC BY-SA
incompetech.comYesNoCC BY
JamendoYesNoLots of unfree, need to use correct filter (as in link)CC BY, CC BY-SA, FAL
morceaux choisisYesNoClassical musicGFDL
OpsoundYesNoCC BY-SA
SoundBibleNoYeswav & mp3 versions of each soundCC BY, PD
FreesoundNoYesUser contributed sound recordings released under Creative Commons licenses. From field-recordings to sound fx, drum loops and musical instrument samples.CC0, CC BY, CC BY-NC
ZapsplatYesYesSound effects library offering free mp3 sound files from contributors.CC0, CC BY
Videvo Sound EffectsYesYesRoyalty Free Sound Effects with a large selection of free sound effects.Royalty Free
Videvo MusicYesYesRoyalty Free Music library with a large selection of free music tracks.Royalty Free
Gamesound XYZYesYesRoyalty Free Music library with a large selection of free music tracks.Royalty Free
Last edited on 3 March 2020, at 08:56
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