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Open Educational Resources - Liberal Studies: Open Sound

Open Educational Resources Guide Key

 Open - free to use and repurpose

 Free - free to use

 Affordable - available at low cost

 Free North Shore - available to NSCC students and faculty

National Jukebox

The National Jukebox provides links to historical sound recordings for public use. Included in this collection is music from the early to mid-twentieth century United States.


Soundcloud allows users to create sounds and to then share them privately with their friends or publicly to blogs, websites and social networks. Users may use the site to upload and download free music. Users must complete free registration.


Open Culture

Open Culture contains links to hundreds of free audio books, ebooks, textbooks, movies as well as thousands of MOOCs and online courses. Also included are links to free language lessons, art images, author recordings and music.