Use these resources to find audio files to add to your Notebook files!

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http://audacity.sourceforge.net/
Audacity is one of the best free programs on the web. Download it and use it to record student voices.




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http://www.pacdv.com/sounds/index.html
This site offers free sound effects that can be downloaded and used in presentations or on web pages, but can not be resold. Scroll down to the list at the bottom of the page to find the links.

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http://www.freeplaymusic.com/
This music is free for educational use in the school. If you are using this resource for presentations outside of the school building you may have to sign a licensed agreement and pay a fee. This source does not allow you to use their sounds for podcasting free of charge.

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http://www.learnoutloud.com/Free-Audio-Video
Learn Out Loud offers over 500 free audio files. Additional files can be purchased.
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http://readthewords.com/
This website allows you to upload word documents or type directly into the web page. The words are read back to you. Files can be downloaded as a mp3. There is a free membership plan that allows for three uses. After that, it is a first month fee of $9.99 and then each month after that is $3.99 for 350 recordings.

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http://www.ispeech.org/
Enter text, a file or a url to convert text to speech.

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http://vozme.com/index.php?lang=en
Text to speech converter that allows you to save as a mp3 file.


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http://www.soungle.com/
Search for and find sounds.

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http://www.soundzabound.com/
This site offers royalty free music for education. Once you have paid for a license, the downloaded music is purchased for a lifetime.


http://collaborationnation.wikispaces.com/Music+and+Sounds
A wiki with links to audio files.


http://copyrightfriendly.wikispaces.com/Copyright-friendly+music+and+sound
Copyright friendly links.