Free Game Resources




  • Free Sound Samples from the OLPC project (CC-BY 3.0 license)
  • PDSounds Public Domain Sounds
  • Sound Bible Mixed free and non-free sounds but license really visible for each sample
  • ? gallery: /usr/lib/openoffice/share/gallery/sounds


  • Jamendo - music licensed through one of several Creative Commons licenses or the Free Art License (Search > Advanced search). Sometimes there's a problem with downloading as Ogg Vorbis, but there's a work-around with a direct URL.
  • Wikipedia list of full length copyleft/public domain musical works available on Wikipedia or Wikimedia Commons
  • The Mutopia Project: free music scores and midis (CC-BY and CC-BY-SA)
  • Internet Archive's Open Source Audio: various recordings, but apparently most files lack a license statement
  • ccMixter
  • incompetech: CC-BY music by Kevin McLoad (including piano recordings of public domain classical tunes), searchable with a tag system by genre and feel.
  • music following the Free Music Philosophy; while the FMP accepts "non-commercial" licences, provides Art Libre, CC BY-SA and CC BY songs, searchable by license.


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