Free and Legal Entertainment

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Music, Videos and More

Trying to stay up-to-date on the availability of music and video resources online and otherwise is pretty much impossible. The list of websites and resources below is just a jumping-off point. Remember, Google (or insert your favorite search engine name here) is your friend. Looking for something? Search the Web for it, it's probably out there! Whatever you do, always try to be a "legal eagle." The RIAA and/or the MPAA may be watching. Seriously.


UNT takes a hard stance against the illegal sharing of copyright protected material, for more information please read UNT's Approach to Addressing Copyright Infringement.


The RIAA has set up this page containing "some of the more popular legal online music sources" to help you access music online legally.

ResNet and the dorms

 

  • The University of North Texas has partnered with Apogee in order to provide Residential Network (ResNet) service. You can view Apogeeā€™s end user agreement athttps://www.myresnet.com/pdf/eua.pdf . EDUCAUSE has created a page that provides resources for legal campus downloading. Some of the sites they list for legal music downloads are also listed below. You can:

On the Internet

Many websites offer a combination of music and videos for sale and, at times, free.


On Campus

 

  • A great source of free music and videos on campus is the University of North Texas Libraries. Specifically, the Media Library and the Music Library. Also worth noting is the Media Library's Film Series. More sources for movies, both on-campus and for download can be found at the Libraries'Online Media page. You can read more about the UNT Libraries and all their assets here .
  • The University Program Council ( UPC) hosts movies and events, most of them free. Check out the campus calendar (you can filter for the type of events you are interested in).

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Dr. Elizabeth Hinkle-Turner

Director - Academic Computing Technical Services

UNT UIT - Academic Computing and User Services

Sage Hall 338C

940-565-4808

ehinkle@unt.edu