Office Sound Effects

Office Sound Clips

This sound library features office technology, including computers, web servers, printers, mice, and hard drive whines. It gathers books, binders, beeps, and bubble wrap with cameras and chairs, phones and paper.

There’s more: scissors, shredders, scanners, safes, and more are included in this hefty collection of 325 sound effects in over 3 gigabytes of sound.

  • 325 sound clips (track list).
  • 96 kHz, 24-bit stereo WAV files.
  • 3.14 gigabytes.
  • Professionally recorded, expertly mastered, and lovingly curated.
  • Instant, secure download.
  • Includes 3 formats of bonus metadata : Soundminer (19+), BWAV, MacOS Spotlight.




Read more about this collection in the sound library announcement blog post.

Office Sound Effects Includes:

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  • Paper bag crumpling and expanding x2
  • Paper bag scrunching and crumpling randomly
  • Answering machine beep
  • Answering machine beep, short
  • 3 ring binder opening and closing with a snap in a series
  • Thin plastic binder opening and closing in a series
  • Hardcover book cover closing hard with a whap, in a series
  • Hardcover book cover handling, woody, with a knock
  • Hardcover book handling and rotating, then shutting
  • Hardcover book handling and turning over
  • Hardcover book handling and turning over breathily
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through, accelerating
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through choppily
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through loosely
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through with a loose buzz 1
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through with a loose buzz 2
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through loosely and clumpy, x2
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through with a ripple
  • Hardcover book pages releasing and thumbing through in a series
  • Softcover manual flipping pages front to back and back to front
  • Softcover manual pages turning in a series
  • Softcover manual pages reams releasing closing
  • Briefcase latch closing
  • Briefcase latch closing and locking with a key
  • Briefcase latch opening and closing professionally
  • Briefcase latch opening and closing slowly
  • Briefcase latch opening and closing briskly with a squeak
  • Briefcase latch opening and closing methodically with a squeak
  • Briefcase latch opening and closing with a squeak
  • Briefcase lid closing and opening with no latch
  • Briefcase lid closing and opening in a series with no latch
  • Bubble wrap crinkling at various speeds
  • Bubble wrap gathering quickly and popping and mashing
  • Bubble wrap mashing and rubbing quickly
  • Bubble wrap popping and gathering in the distance
  • Bubble wrap pop
  • Bubble wrap pop x2 and twisting
  • Canon SD630 digital camera turning on and off with lens extending and retracting
  • Canon SD630 digital camera turning on and lens extending
  • Minolta XD5 camera shot 1
  • Minolta XD5 camera shot 2
  • Minolta XD5 camera wind and release slowly
  • Minolta XD5 camera wind thoughtfully and release
  • CD case opening and closing
  • CD removing and replacing in a case x2
  • Aeron office chair with body getting up
  • Aeron office chair pneumatic lever moving back and forth
  • Aeron office chair pneumatic lever moving quickly
  • Aeron office chair recline release lever, big
  • Aeron office chair recline release lever down with a ring
  • Aeron office chair recline release lever down with a wobble
  • Aeron office chair pneumatic lowering
  • Aeron office chair pneumatic raising
  • Aeron office chair with a body shifting in chair restlesly
  • Aeron office chair with a body sitting and sliding
  • Coin dropping on a wooden table and spinning in the distance
  • Coin dropping on a wooden table and spinning, bright
  • Coin dropping on a wooden table and spinning
  • Coin dropping on a wooden table and spinning with a flutter
  • Coin dropping on a wooden table and spinning rapidly
  • Coins or change on a metal tray dumping and sliding onto palm
  • Coins pouring into a palm
  • Coins pour onto a wooden table staggered and concise
  • Coins pour onto a wooden table staggered and hesitantly
  • Coins sliding on a wooden table and gathering
  • Coins sliding on a wooden table and gathering into palm
  • Apple Macintosh G5 idle with fan running
  • Apple Macintosh G5 idle with fan running and hard drive
  • Apple Macintosh G5 idle with fan swelling and dying
  • Apple Macintosh G4 Powerbook computer laptop ejecting CD
  • Apple Macintosh G4 Powerbook computer laptop fan running in a loop 1
  • Apple Macintosh G4 Powerbook computer laptop fan running in a loop 2
  • Apple Macintosh G4 Powerbook computer laptop inserting a CD and spinning down and then ejecting
  • Apple Macintosh G4 Powerbook computer laptop opening and closing
  • Engineering computer running running with a whine in a loop
  • Engineering computer running running with a whine
  • Engineering computer running running with a gritty whine
  • Computer server turning on and running with a fan whine and turning off
  • Small tiny plastic container of tacks shaking
  • Small tiny plastic container of tacks shaking lively
  • Small tiny plastic container of tacks shaking once
  • Small tiny plastic container of tacks shaking and pouring
  • Credit card putting down on a counter emphatically
  • Credit card picking up from counter on edges
  • Credit card picking up from counter simply
  • Credit card picking up off a counter with a swipe
  • Credit card placing on a counter decisively
  • Credit card replacing into a wallet with a shove
  • Credit card sliding across a counter, offering
  • Credit card sliding across a counter quickly
  • Credit card tossing onto a counter with a bounce and rattle
  • Credit card tossing onto a counter indifferently
  • Crowd in a food court with fast food restaurants
  • Crowd in an office with constant bustle
  • Crowd in a government business registration office, small and light, active and loitering
  • Crowd in a government business registration office, small and light, discussing brisk to calm
  • Crowd in a government business registration office, small and light, discussing with printout
  • Metal cabinet door lock with keys and test
  • DVD case opening and closing in a series
  • DVD drawer opening
  • DVD case removing and replacing a DVD in a series
  • DVD case removing and replacing a DVD with a struggle x2
  • Computer gear rack fans running from behind a computer rack
  • File cabinet closing briskly
  • File cabinet closing quickly
  • File cabinet closing roughly
  • File cabinet opening briskly
  • File cabinet opening quickly
  • File cabinet opening
  • File cabinet opening roughly
  • Paper folder elastic off with a fumble
  • Paper folder elastic off simply
  • Paper folder elastic on
  • Paper folder elastic on with a stretch
  • Hard drive dock inserting hard drive, spinning up, then ejecting
  • Hard drive dock inserting hard drive then ejecting roughly
  • Hard drive dock inserting hard drive then ejecting with a shove
  • Hard drive dock inserting hard drive then ejecting, springy
  • Hard drive dock removing hard drive
  • ATA hard drive turning on, spinning up, chattering to a whine
  • ATA hard drive working copying files with a whine and fine chatter in a loop
  • ATA hard drive working copying files with a whine and ticks to fine chatter
  • ATA hard drive working copying files with a whine and ticks in a loop
  • ATA hard drive working opening up a drive
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a tick and a chatter
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a tick and a chatter, intense
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a tick and a chatter, intense, in a loop
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a tick and a chatter in a loop
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working with a hum, ticking, and chattering
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working with a hum, ticking, and chattering in a loop
  • Bare chattery Seagate Barracuda hard drive working with ticking and chattering in a loop
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter, active
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter, active in a loop
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter, sparse
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter, sparse in a loop
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter, active
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter in a loop
  • Bare muted Seagate Barracuda hard drive working copying files with a hum and chatter, sparse and active in a loop
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning, chattering, and grinding with active ticks and chugging
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning, chattering, and grinding with active ticks and chugging in a loop
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning, chattering, and grinding and some ticks
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning, chattering, and grinding and some ticks in a loop
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning and chugging, active and focused
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning and chugging, active and focused to spin down
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning and chugging, active and focused in a loop
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning and chugging, active in a loop
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning and ticking
  • Bare damaged Western Digital hard drive spinning and ticking in a loop
  • Damaged hard drive and running on and off
  • Damaged hard drive and running on and off while churning and grinding
  • Hard drive making a nasty copying sound with choppy and long grinds at the end
  • Hard drive making a nasty copying sound from a close perspective
  • Highlighter lid coming off then on twice 1
  • Letter opener tearing a paper envelope three times
  • Letter being inserted into an envelope with a plastic window then being removed
  • Letter being inserted into an envelope with a plastic window then being removed in a series
  • Electronic pass card or card reader lock sliding card and unlocking speedily
  • Magazine dropping and picking up from a table in a series in an indifferent manner
  • Magazine pages turning quickly
  • Magazine pages turning hasty and rough
  • Magazine pages turning by the upper corner in a fast and reckless way
  • Magazine pages turning by the upper corner quickly twice
  • Apple Magic Mouse computer mouse clicking in a series
  • Apple Magic Mouse computer mouse clicking once, then twice
  • Computer mouse double clicking hard and angry
  • Computer mouse clicking franticly and growing while playing video game
  • Computer mouse clicking and pounding while playing video game
  • Computer mouse clicking with a tap hard and recklessly in a series
  • Small padlock opening and closing in a series x3
  • Small padlock opening and closing in a series x3 with a struggle
  • Tiny padlock closing and opening springily x3
  • Tiny padlock opening and closing x3 in a series B
  • Padlock locking and unlocking in a series
  • 8 x 12 paper wobbling and folding
  • 8 x 12 paper wobbling thinly
  • Paper ball tossing into a wastepaper basket metal trash can
  • Paper ball tossing into a wastepaper basket metal trash can casually
  • Paper ball tossing into a wastepaper basket metal trash can concisely
  • Paper ball tossing into a wastepaper basket metal trash can while dumping
  • Paper ball tossing into an empty wastepaper basket metal trash can
  • Paper ball tossing into an empty wastepaper basket metal trash can and rolling
  • Paper ball tossing into an empty wastepaper basket metal trash can with a smack
  • Paper ball tossing into a wastepaper basket metal trash can lightly
  • Paper crumpling and expanding x2
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball 1
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball 2
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball 3
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball impatiently
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball messily
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball softly 1
  • Paper crumpling and wadding into a ball softly 2
  • Pad of paper flipping pages in a series
  • Pad of paper sheet tearing
  • Pad of paper sheet tearing slowly, jagged
  • Paper sheet ripping in a series
  • Tearing a paper check or check out of a checkbook with perforation
  • Tearing a paper check or check out of a checkbook slowly and dragging
  • Tearing a paper check or check out of a checkbook in a staggered manner
  • Tearing a paper check or check out of a checkbook viciously
  • Electric pencil sharpener pencil sharpening
  • Bell-style telephone receiver picking up briskly
  • Bell-style telephone receiver picking up, complex
  • Bell-style telephone receiver picking up, thoughtfully
  • Bell-style telephone ringing in a loop
  • Bell-style telephone ringing x4 with 4th ring truncated
  • Cordless phone remove from cradle
  • Cordless phone replace into cradle
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone classic burble ring tone in a loop
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone classic burble ring tone x3
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone bell ring tone in a loop
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone bell ring tone x3
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone ding done ring tone in a loop
  • Cordless Panasonic telephone ding done ring tone x3
  • Cordless Philips 841 VOIP telephone ringing in a loop
  • Cordless Philips 841 VOIP telephone ringing x3
  • Cordless telephone high burbling ring tone x4
  • Cordless Uniden telephone trill ring tone and then aborting
  • Nortel Vista 100 electronic phone burbling ring tone and then aborting
  • Classic rotary phone receiver up and down in a series with character
  • Classic rotary phone receiver up and down in a series with a slam
  • Classic rotary phone receiver up and down in a series softly
  • Classic rotary phone receiver up and down x2
  • Classic rotary phone receiver up and down x4 hard
  • Classic rotary phone switch hook toggling in a series 1
  • Classic rotary phone switch hook toggling in a series emphatically
  • Computer printer turning on and warming up with a tone and turning off
  • Computer printer warming up and printing one sheet with a tone then turning off
  • Computer printer warming up with a tone and turning off
  • Laser printer warming up
  • Laser printer warming up and printing a page then idling
  • Mobile or cell phone ring tone melody with a piano in a loop
  • Mobile or cell phone ring tone melody with a hopeful piano in a loop
  • Mobile or cell phone ring tone melody ascending in a loop
  • Room tone in an engineering computer room office with a whine in a loop
  • Room tone in an engineering computer room with a whine and vent in a loop
  • Room tone in a domestic computer room with a fan
  • Room tone in a machine room with fans running softly in a loop
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning combination clunky quickly
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning combination clunky quickly to slowly
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning combination clunky x2
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning and resetting clunky
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning and resetting clunky and quickly
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning and resetting clunky and quickly with a ring
  • 2 foot cube household safe dial turning and resetting clumsily
  • 2 foot cube household safe door closing firmly with a ring
  • 2 foot cube household safe door closing hard
  • 2 foot cube household safe door closing recklessly
  • 2 foot cube household safe door closing with a shudder
  • 2 foot cube household safe door opening slowly
  • 2 foot cube household safe door opening speedily
  • 2 foot cube household safe door opening squeakily
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever locking
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever locking concisely
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever locking firmly with a ring
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever locking and shifting
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever unlocking
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever unlocking quickly
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever unlocking and locking quickly
  • 2 foot cube household safe door lever unlocking and locking hastily
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, narrow POV, preview 1, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, narrow POV, preview 2, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, narrow POV, scan, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, wide POV, preview, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, wide POV, scan 1, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, wide POV, scan 2, D50
  • Epson flatbed computer scanner, wide POV, scan 3, D50
  • Scissors cutting cardboard thin and deep
  • Scissors cutting cardboard thin and jerkily
  • Scissors cutting cardboard thinly in a series
  • Scissors cutting paper quickly while digging in
  • Scissors cutting paper, medium
  • Scissors cutting paper slowly and thickly in spurts
  • Scissors cutting paper, slow and struggling
  • Scissors cutting paper, speedy
  • Domestic shredder, narrow POV, 1 paper rustle, insert, shred and crunch, D50
  • Domestic shredder, narrow POV, many sheets of paper insert, shred and groan, D50
  • Domestic shredder, wide POV, 2 sheets of paper insert and shred, D50
  • Domestic shredder, wide POV, paper flutter, insert and shred, D50
  • Domestic shredder, wide POV, paper receipts insert and shred, D50
  • Small stapler stapling with no paper x4
  • Small stapler stapling in a series x4
  • Small stapler stapling slowly and methodically with no paper
  • Small stapler dry-fire stapling clicky
  • Styrofoam block breaking crisply and ragged
  • Styrofoam block breaking crispy
  • Styrofoam block breaking hard and slow
  • Styrofoam block breaking and ripping
  • Styrofoam block breaking and ripping crisply with a crackle
  • Styrofoam block breaking and ripping quickly
  • Styrofoam block breaking and snapping crisply
  • Styrofoam block breaking and snapping crisply and chunky
  • Styrofoam block breaking and snapping crisply and quickly
  • Styrofoam block breaking and snapping crisply in two stages
  • Styrofoam block breaking and snapping dryly
  • Styrofoam block breaking and snapping and rubbing
  • Styrofoam block breaking softly and rubbing
  • Aiwa tape deck door opening or ejecting 1
  • Aiwa tape deck door opening or ejecting 2
  • Aiwa tape deck door opening or ejecting 3
  • Aiwa tape deck door opening or ejecting loosely
  • Aiwa tape deck power button turning on and off in a series
  • Masking tape peeling musically and constantly
  • Masking tape peeling musically and dragging
  • Masking tape ripping off of roll
  • Packing tape removing and tearing from box
  • Packing tape removing and tearing from box sloppily and long
  • Scotch tape peeling from a roll and ripping
  • Scotch tape peeling from a roll and ripping x2
  • Typing on a clicky keyboard with mouse clicks and a background hard drive
  • Typing on a keyboard in a series 2
  • Typing on a keyboard with a single keys aggressively
  • Typing a sentence on a keyboard quickly
  • Typing a sentence on a keyboard quickly with hand moves
  • USB jack in and out of socket in a series 2
  • VHS tape machine rewinding and reaching the end of a tape, then ejecting
  • VHS tape machine stabbing buttons then ejecting tape and removing
  • VHS tape machine placing tape in drawer
  • VHS tape machine inserting tape
  • VHS tape machine with tape loading and spindles
  • VHS tape machine with tape ejecting
  • VHS tape inserting into machine door flap, in a series
  • VHS tape removing and inserting into machine in a series
  • Water cooler pour into glass with bubbles
  • Water cooler pour into glass with small bubbles


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