The Higher Education Opportunity Act requires all colleges and universities to offer legal alternatives to unauthorized downloading. The list at the bottom of this page includes all of the legitimate online services we’re aware of. No endorsement or evaluation is intended.

Other Resources for Legal Downloading

MPAA Legal Options for Movies & TV Shows


Legal Alternatives for Downloading TV Shows Amazon MP3 Downloads
Amazon Video on Demand
AOL Music ARTISTdirect Network
AudioCandy Audio Lunchbox
Best Buy
Blockbuster Online Bravo Videos Cartoon Network Video
Catsmusic CBS Video
CD Baby CinemaNow
Clicker (formerly Modern Feed) Comedy Central Video
Criterion Online The CW Video
Dimple Records Discovery Channel Videos
Disney Videos Download Fundraiser
The Electric Fetus
ESPN360 EZTakes
FOX on Demand
FX Networks Video FYE
Gallery of Sound GameFly
Hulu Movies & TV
iLike iMDb Video
Independent Records & Videos iTunes Movies, Music, & TV
LifeWay Music
Liquid Digital Media
MediaNet Mindawn
MTV Video Music Millennium
MusicRebellion myLifetime Video
MySpace Music Napster
NBC Video Netflix Movies & TV
Neurotic Media Nick Jr. Video
Pandora PBS Kids Go! Video
PlayStation Store Pro-Music
Qtrax Record & Tape Traders
Reeltime Television Network (RTVN) Rhapsody
Slacker South Park Episode Player
Spinner Spotify
Superpass TBS Videos
TheWB TidalTV
Top Hits Entertainment TVLand Video
USA Network Videos VH1 Videos
Walmart Movies & TV Walmart MP3 Music Downloads
Windows Media Guide Xbox Live Marketplace
Yahoo! Music Zune