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Things to play in the background to relax as you work.
Here are various links to free online sound sources that can help you relax.
- Rainy Mood
- If you find the sound of rain relaxing, then you might enjoy this online rain sound generator.
- There are many relaxing soundscapes from various types of places here, such as the ocean, the rainforest, and even Antarctica!
Bloomsbury Popular Music
ON-CAMPUS users must login with hawkID and password. An invaluable resource for a broad range of Arts and Humanities subjects, Bloomsbury Popular Music provides comprehensive and authoritative information about all genres of popular music worldwide, from the early 20th century to the present day
Naxos Music Library
Naxos Music Library is the most comprehensive collection of classical music available online. It includes the complete Naxos, Marco Polo and Da Capo catalogues of over 75,000 tracks, including Classical music, Historical recordings, Jazz, World, Folk and Chinese music. Whilst listening, users can read notes on the works being played as well as biographical information on composers or artists in Naxos's extensive database.
Audio Drama Databases
Audio Drama: The L.A. Theatre Works Collection
More than three hundred important dramatic works in streaming audio from the curated archive of the nation’s premiere radio theatre company. The plays - which include some of the most significant dramatic literature of the nineteenth, twentieth, and twenty-first centuries - are performed by leading actors from around the world and recorded specifically for online listening.