Audio Tools


  • AudioPal - Record and use your own voice, playback options, embed into any webpage.
  • Audacity - Free, open source software for recording and editing sounds. It is available for Mac OS X, Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, and other operating systems.Audacity instructions Audacity tutorial Audacity editing
  • Chirbit - A free online tool for audio sharing. Enables users to record, upload, listen to and share sound bites easily. Able to record directly, use text to speech or upload own audio file. Can then embed to any site.
  • Entertonement - Upload Your Sounds. Listen to Thousands of other Sound Bites. Share Your Audio Clips with Your Friends. Embed Sounds and Audio on Your Website. Download Your Ringtones
  • **Find Sound**s- Free Sound Libraries
  • Fotobabble - Add a voice to your photos in three easy clicks. Tutorial
  • JamStudio - create your own songs
  • Levelator - The Levelator (download) adjusts the audio levels within your podcast or other audio file for variations from one speaker to the next, for example. It's not a compressor, normalizer or limiter although it contains all three. It's much more than those tools, and it's much simpler to use. The UI is dirt-simple: Drag-and-drop any WAV or AIFF file onto The Leveler's application window, and a few moments later you'll find a new version which just sounds better.
  • Mixlr - CD quality audio broadcasting worldwide, over the web, iPhone, iPad and mobile devices. In 1-click you're broadcasting to the world.
  • MyBrainShark - Upload your presentation, document or video. Narrate it, share it, track it. Create voice-over presentations. Make talking photo albums. Upload a video or screencast. Narrate documents. Produce podcasts. Share your content.
  • Myna - offers audio clips you can mix and export as a single file. Check out voice recording and collaboration. Login required.Overview, Myna demo
  • Olefa Sound Recorder - Allows you to make recordings on the internet. Very easy to handle, allowing even kids to use it. Save files to your own computers (.wav or .ogg)
  • Podomatic Minicast Maker - Combine photos with an audio track to create a video slideshow. Simply upload photos and audio. Professionally designed photo transitions. Dissolve, Ripple Flash, Swipe, Zoom
  • Postcard.fm - Send a photo and audio postcard to a friend. Upload your own image and audio.
  • Photoface - Use your own photo or an avatar. Upload your audio, record directly or us text to speech for your personal message. Great for giving feedback to students.
  • Qlipboard - Make a message using just your voice and browser with QlipBoard Online.
  • Reaper - A fully featured multitrack audio and MIDI recording, editing, processing, mixing, and mastering environment. Windows only.
  • Sound Bible - Free Sound Libraries - Most have sound effects and audio clips in the public domain or come with a Creative Commons license.
  • SoundCloud - Not only makes sound look good, it makes it social. Record on the fly or upload something you made before and see how the shape of your sound starts a conversation. Your sounds are free to go anywhere on the web. Share privately to your family, publish to social networks or embed your sounds on your site.
  • Vocaroo - Simple audio recorder, no uploading required. Can embed it to a webpage. Tutorial
  • Voice Thread - Create a slideshow of images or video and you and others can comment on each photo by text, audio or video. Embed into any webpage. Tutorial Voicethread Educational Library 100 Ways to Use Voicethread in Education
  • Yodio - Add your voice to your photos or presentations, and share these narrated photos with your friends and colleagues. Create from your phone or computer and embed into any website
  • Wavosaur - A free sound, audio and wav editor for editing, processing and recording sounds, wav and mp3 files. It has all the features to edit audio produce music loops, analyze, record, batch convert.
  • Voxli - Create a chatroom that allows voice chat. Invite up to 200 of your teammates. No registration required, send a link to anyone.

Audio Content for Classroom Use