Search by keyword, category, free libraries, or a combination. Click title links to visit each library’s home page.
sound fx libraries found: 2585
|Library||Description||Publisher||Sounds||Size (GB)||Metadata||Category||Price||Sampling Rate||Bit Depth||Channels||Takes||File Format||Metadata Type|
|UI FX||A detailed collection of specially focused user interface sounds and interactions.||3MAZE||723||0.841||√||Technology, Electronics||$39.00||96, 48, 44.1||24, 16||2||–||WAV||BWAV Description (BEXT/iXML), Offline TXT or PDF Files|
|Ui One||This collection contains over 1400 original sound effects for user interfaces, telemetry, gadgetry and more.||The Library by Empty Sea||1400||0.38||√||Sound Design||$100.00||48||24||–||1400||–||–|
|UI Sounds: Futuristic||A multipurpose library of 400 ready-to-use sounds ranging from subtle buttons to complex holograms, crafted in 3 file formats;WAV, MP3, OGG.||Sound Ex Machina||400||0.57||√||Sound Design||$39.00||96||24||2||400||WAV, MP3, Other||Soundminer (Includes BWAV)|
|UI Sounds: Musical||300 well-organized melodic sounds, with great variety and multicultural touch.||Sound Ex Machina||300||0.210||√||Sound Design||$29.00||96||24||2||300||WAV||–|
|UI Sounds: Organic||Fresh approach with multicultural elements(Chinese flutes & Glockenspiel), meticulously trimmed, created to make developers lives easier.||Sound Ex Machina||425||0.174||√||Sound Design||$23.00||48||24||Unknown||–||WAV, MP3, Other||–|
|UI Two||Original sounds uniquely crafted for creating user interfaces, telemetry, gadgetry and more.||The Library by Empty Sea||350||0.672||√||Sound Design||$45.00||48||24||Unknown||350||WAV||–|
|UI User Interface Sounds 1||74 User Interface Sounds, Beeps, Clicks, Sounders, Whooshes.||AudionFX||74||Sound Design||€14.99||48||24||–||–||WAV||–|
|UI User Interface Sounds V2||30 Hi-tech User Interface Sounds, Beeps, Clicks, Sounders, Whooshes.||AudionFX||30||0||Sound Design||€8.00||44.1||16||2||–||WAV||–|
|UK Ambiences 1||Over 100 Surround (5.0) Ambiences from across the UK, including city, countryside, beaches, interior and exterior. Check out the metadata for full details of what’s included. Totalling over 34Gb, and delivered on a 64Gb USB stick alongside stereo downmixes.||RS Audio||100||34||Ambience||£130.00||96||24||–||–||–||–|
|Ultimate Chain||Introducing Ultimate Chain Sound HD Professional Effects Library. 670 unique 24-Bit 96kHz sound effects presented on 160 Broadcast WAV files. Included in this collection are a wide variety of performances with large heavy chains, medium chains, small chains, load binders, dumpster chains and much more.The chains were pulled through hooks, dragged on many types of surfaces and objects, hit, dropped, squeaked, and whipped around. Other props were used to enhance the chain actions like 55 gallon oil drums, old wood stoves, 1 inch think steel plates, well cover, wood deck, pipes, concrete block debris and many others. A large portion of this library was recorded with the Sennheiser MKH-8040ST with it’s extended high frequency range. Designing with the sounds from this microphone at lower pitches can create some amazing heavy chain effects for your work.||The Recordist||160||1.3||√||Metal||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||670||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Concrete||The Ultimate Concrete HD Professional Sound Effects Library contains an incredible 662 individual concrete blocks, bricks, ceramics, chimney lining tubes, cement footers, sidewalk slabs and various debris sounds. These concrete chunks were hit, dropped, scraped, smashed and generally mangled by my JD tractor and my trusty sledgehammer. Yes, I got quite a workout!Meticulously recorded and mastered at 24-Bit 96kHz, over a year in the making and with multiple High Definition recorders and microphones, this is one of the most diverse collection of concrete sounds you will ever find in one place. A one of a kind collection of dusty and dirty concrete sounds ready for your destruction production.||The Recordist||662||0.556||√||Dirt, Ceramic, Rock, Stone||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Destruction||Ultimate Destruction HD Professional Sound Effects Library is a one-of-a-kind collection of over 600 sounds presented across 217 tracks that will blow your mind. Recorded over a five year period at 24-Bit 96kHz in a multitude of dirty, dusty, smelly, noisy, dangerous and physically grueling locations.Some of the session locations were a office building being torn down, a house being ripped apart, a metal recycling plant and a junk yard. My JD tractor and my one acre outdoor foley area were also used extensively.There are no heavily processed sound effects here (except the explosions), just the real life destruction action as it happened. Many of the tracks were recorded with multiple extended frequency response microphones at close, medium and distant perspectives. Each category was recorded separately to give you, the sound designer the freedom to layer and process each type of sound individually for the most creative options. Extra long tracks of debris dumps and movements were recorded using concrete, glass, wood and metal so you have enough length to create the ultimate crash sequence.The majority of the sound effects were recorded outside in a natural environment with no room reflections. Other crazy sounds include: objects thrown into a huge dumpster, an axe thrown against a ceiling light fixture, excavator metal bucket hits, construction trash bin foley and much more.With this collection your creative options for designing high impact destruction soundscapes for your productions are nearly limitless. You can rest assured that you will not have to get dirty, smelly and exhausted recording the insanity of destruction… I’ve done that for you. Stay safe.||The Recordist||600||1.5||√||Dirt, Ceramic, Rock, Stone||$100.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Fire||At long last, here it is, after four long years and zero trips to the emergency room, what every serious sound designer needs: A professionally recorded fire sound effects library. I present: Ultimate Fire. This scorching hot royalty free collection contains 583 fire sound effects recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz and 192kHz.I started this sound library out of the need for a diverse collection of fire that I could use in my work for video game audio. As I recorded more and more fire I began to realize that this fire adventure was starting get serious so I kept on recording until I had a massive quantity of material. I then carefully edited and mastered the source material for what turns out to be a total of three months in man hours. I hope you enjoy this sound library as much as I enjoyed recording it. Fire is a blast to record but very, very dangerous. Now you don’t have to go out and get hot, sweaty, smelly and burned. I did that for you.||The Recordist||583||4.1||√||Fire||$150.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Foliage||Ultimate Foliage HD Professional Sound Effects Library from The Recordist is a one of a kind collection of High Definition foliage sound effects recorded and mastered at 24-Bit 96kHz. Included in the 196 tracks are over 750 unique leaf, bush, grass and tree branch performances ranging from the soft subtle rustling of leaves to hard hitting tree limbs. A sound effects collection like no other.More than just leaves were recorded. There is fruit falling from trees, branches thrown into the forest, hard wood breaks, swishes, rake hits, slithering on dry leaves, wind gusts and so much more.This library was designed in part to give the sound designer a multitude of foliage textures that can be layered into any stereo or 5.1 natural outdoor soundscape. Also included are many diverse leaf swishes, impacts and rustling from many plant sources including bushes, cattails, ferns, maple tree limbs, hops, fruit trees, and grass.||The Recordist||196||2.1||√||Mixed Collection||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Glass||Presenting Ultimate Glass HD Professional Sound Effects Library. This ground breaking collection has 736 pristine glass sound effects recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz. Sounds included but not limited to: Windows, Mirrors, Bottles, Vases, Jars, Dishes, Wine Glasses, Drinking Glasses, Light Bulbs, Ornaments and Computer Screens.Not only is there the usual smashing and breaking of glass, there are many sounds made by glass that are perfect for video game and film sound design. Pitch, bend, warp and process to your hearts delight. Scraping glass and small impacts were recorded very close up with incredible detail for unusual sound design capabilities.A house that was being prepared for demolition was used to smash dozens of windows and mirrors hanging on the walls. Large objects were tossed though the windows from the inside and out.Over a year in the making and dozens of location recording sessions, this is the Ultimate Glass Collection.||The Recordist||736||0.76||√||Glass||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Ice||Ultimate Ice HD Professional Sound Effects Library contains a whopping 715 cracks, impacts, scrapes, rubs, tension and icicle debris sounds. Recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz and over 4 freaking cold North Idaho winters in the making this new professional sound library will give you the chills.
Ice has tons of character depending on how cold the environment is. It can sound brittle, crunchy, solid, wet and like glass. It has many uses in audio production for video games, film and television but is most useful for keeping your beer cold.
As a naturally occurring crystalline inorganic solid with an ordered structure, ice is considered a mineral. It possesses a regular crystalline structure based on the molecule of water, which consists of a single oxygen atom covalently bonded to two hydrogen atoms, or H-O-H. However, many of the physical properties of water and ice are controlled by the formation of hydrogen bonds between adjacent oxygen and hydrogen atoms. It is a weak bond, but is critical in controlling the structure of both water and ice.
Ice is one of the sound sources I’ve used the most in the video games I’ve worked on. Whether it was for magic spells, fantasy weapons, impacts, or ice caves, I never had enough ice source material. After spending years trying to design fresh, new ice-based sound effects using the same old library sounds (and man, sometimes it was not easy), I decided it was time to create my own personal collection.
I started recording ice soon after I moved to North Idaho in 1997. Living up here in the middle of nowhere gives me the ability to record lots of ice and snow. We have six very long months of winter so I am always at the ready to run outside very early in the morning to record the latest overnight ice formations (even in my bathrobe if I have to).
|The Recordist||715||1.03||√||Ice, Snow||$75.00||96||24||–||–||WAV||–|
|Ultimate Ice 2||Presenting Ultimate Ice 2 HD Professional Sound Effects Library, the long awaited sequel to Ultimate Ice HD Pro. Recorded over a three month period on the pristine ponds and lakes in North Idaho. This collection was captured with crystal clear detail at 24-Bit 96kHz with the extended frequency range Sennheiser MKH-8040ST XY microphone setup. From the smallest breaks to huge dispersion cracks across lakes hundreds of acres in size, this collection is sure to come in handy on your next “winter” sound design project.All kinds and thicknesses of ice was recorded and at many different temperatures. It was kicked, cracked, hit with a sledgehammer, crushed into itself and smacked with heavy chunks of ice. Ice debris was dropped and tossed around at many locations for a unbeatable, multiple take set of crash effects. When all these styles of frozen water and air vapor are pitched around with your favorite audio mangling tool, you will be amazed at the broad spectrum of sounds that can be created with the ultra high frequency response of the microphones. Also included is a generous selection of heavy boots walking, running, stomping and sliding on thick ice.The extreme low frequency nature of some of these ice recordings are perfect for LFE tracks and as additional elements layered in with higher pitch cracks.Recorded above the ice with a Sennheiser MKH-8040ST microphone rig to capture the large ice temperature fluctuations like the MKH-8040ST can do very well… way down below 20Hz.||The Recordist||143||1.01||√||Ice, Snow||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||365||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Mud||Ultimate Mud HD Professional Sound Effects Library contains 464 really slimy mud sound effects recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz. Mud was dropped, squished, splashed, moved and poured to create a generous assortment of sounds that will compliment any horror movie soundtrack or video game.Actions include: mud dumped from a tractor bucket, plopped and poured from a 5 gallon pail, squeezed and hit with a shovel, stirred with a garden hoe, stomped on with rubber boots, air hose suction and so much more. This was some pretty smelly stuff. Don’t worry, after a complete medical physical I was OK. Now, the mental evaluation report I will keep to myself.Got mud? This goopy collection has splats, splashes, drips, pours, plops, bubbles, bursts, gurgles, movements, impacts, spooges, slimy slithers, suction and general mud mangling creature vocals.||The Recordist||464||0.638||√||Dirt, Ceramic, Rock, Stone||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Rockslide||Ultimate Rockslide HD Professional Sound Effects Library from The Recordist contains 500 rockslides, boulders, shale, gravel and dirt debris sounds. Recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz over a period of 3 years in North Idaho quarries, gravel pits and my own back yard foley pit.This diverse collection includes: massive rocks falling down cliffs, huge boulders dropped from a excavator, medium sized impacts and large scraping stone movements. Small stones, dirt, sand and gravel debris round out this one of a kind sound effects library. Multiple performances and variations make this a valuable source of rock and dirt based sound effects for the professional sound designer. From the smallest pebbles falling to massive boulders being dropped from above this sound library has the widest possible range of rock based assets you will find.||The Recordist||500||0.751||√||Dirt, Ceramic, Rock, Stone||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Rockslide 2||Presenting Ultimate Rockslide 2 HD Professional Sound Effects Library. This collection from The Recordist contains 750 new 24-Bit 96kHz rock and dirt sound effects on 115 Broadcast WAV files with detailed Metadata embedded.This sequel to Ultimate Rockslide contains brand new rock based sound effects and multi-microphone files with tons of dirt and sand debris sounds recorded close up and distant to give the sound designer ample options. The multi-perspective files are also time aligned and grouped for easy access and auditioning. Most tracks contain many variations and performances for sound design flexibility.Included in this collection are:Large, medium and small rocks with tons of dirt debris – Gritty rocks off a cliff – Moist and dry dirt falling – Sand based debris sprays – Gravel dumped on wood boxes and platforms – Extended foley actions such as scraping, dropping, hitting, movement and much more.Recorded with a set of extended frequency response microphones, the heavy weight and the subtle details of the rocks stand up to heavy layering and pitch manipulation This is the next generation of rockslides.||The Recordist||115||1||√||Dirt, Ceramic, Rock, Stone||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||750||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Snow||Ultimate Snow HD Professional Sound Effects Library contains 300 of my best snow sounds recorded at 24-Bit 96kHz over a four year period during some of the most frigid and snow-packed North Idaho winters I have ever seen.North Idaho gets its share of snow. Living here in the winter is fairly tough when we get huge quantities of snow but it also creates an wonderful opportunity to record some great snow sounds. We get all kinds of snow here: slushy, icy, brittle, hard, soft, heavy, light, you name it.Included are snowball impacts, large chunks rolling down hills, snowbanks collapsing, snow sliding and falling of roofs, gritty movements, smooth scrapes, footsteps, body falls, body slides and mountain climbing hand and foot foley.||The Recordist||300||0.6||√||Ice, Snow||$50.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Snow 2||Ultimate Snow 2 HD Professional Sound Effects Library is a reissue of Snowfall HD and Snowballs HD Ultra together in one collection with a few new sounds included. Recorded over the 2010-2011 winter season here in beautiful North Idaho, this 24-bit 96kHz collection contains 94 multi-take Broadcast WAV files totaling 425 individual snow sounds.There are a wide variety of snow falling sounds recorded in some seriously freezing weather conditions. I recorded dozens of takes of snow falling off trees, numerous powder snow impacts and granular snow debris drops off my back porch. My porch has a 20 foot height so the snow had plenty of time to disperse and impact on the ground in a very graceful way.I also fired up the John Deere tractor and dumped massive chunks of snow from the bucket with the engine off. They were quite frozen and when they hit the ground they burst into a million pieces.The snowball sound effects were captured in many types of snow conditions. Wet, dry, normal cold and extremely frigid snowballs were dropped, hit, kicked, rolled, slid, rubbed, scraped and crushed along with very big chunks of snow dropped from my trusty JD tractor.Highlights include: Large heavy snowball impacts, movements on very dry cold snow pack and falling down snowbanks. Some of the intense tension rubs and squeaks make for perfect avalanche and snow glaciers breaking apart. Medium and small snowballs are also included and round out this diverse collection of snowball effects.||The Recordist||94||0.448||√||Ice, Snow||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||425||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Splash||This is Ultimate Splash HD Professional Sound Effects Library – Water splashes North Idaho style! We have our share of it way up here in North Idaho. One of the largest fresh-water aquifers in the country is right underneath my feet. This super soaked collection contains 344 water splash sound effects from many exhausting recording sessions over the last 3 years.Recorded and mastered at 24-Bit 96k this unique library will make any production needing water sound design come alive with the sounds of the cleanest water on earth.I visited quite a few ponds and lakes with the intention of throwing everything and anything I can into them. Rocks, cement blocks, chimney casings, wood logs, sticks, metal barrels and buckets were used to create the largest and smallest of splashes. I also employed my trusty JD tractor and dumped various amounts of water onto the ground and into bodies of water. I wish I could have thrown my own body into the water but at the time it didn’t seem like a good idea.Also included are many foley actions. Footsteps, swirling, thrashing, wave washes and bucket movements round out this collection. Water covers 71% of the Earth’s surface, and is vital for all known forms of life||The Recordist||344||0.994||√||Water||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Ultimate Wood||This is the Ultimate Wood HD Professional Sound Effects Library. This massive collection of 500 24-Bit 96kHz Broadcast wav wood based sound effects includes: gigantic trees falling, tree bark cracks, sheets of plywood ripped apart, heavy beams dropped, tree logs rolling down hills, wood panel cracks and tiny branch snaps just to name a few.This library was started in the summer of 2007 and involved recording all different types of wood based objects. The sessions were many and exhausting. I ventured out into the forest of North Idaho and recorded multitudes of tree stumps, tree bark, dry branches and small twigs. Objects made of wood were rolled, cracked, snapped, dropped, thrown, dragged and hit for a wide selection of natural forest and man made sound elements.Other crazy sounds include: the walls of a house being ripped apart and hit with a crowbar, a cargo box moved and shaken and a bookcase stressed and warped.I also recorded all kinds of lumber and large cut logs in my backyard foley pit. Multiple microphones were used on many occasions to capture the dynamic quality of the wood source and they are included as separate stereo files. Mix and process these wood sounds to your hearts content. Never before has a collection of wood sound effects been available like this. Enjoy!||The Recordist||500||0.769||√||Wood||$75.00||96||24||Unknown||–||WAV||Soundminer v4|
|Undead Monsters “Zombies & Creatures”||A large variety of over 75 naturally recorded audio files ready for your next zombie or horror project.||Three Studios Multimedia||75||0.357||Sound Design||$15.00||44.1||16||Other||–||Other||–|