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Copyright Information and Policies

A place to go for information on copyright laws and guidelines

Investigating Copyright Registration

A publicly accessible Circular paper put out by the Copyright Office goes into detail about the best ways to investigate the copyright status of a work. You can read it here. You can also go to the Copyright.gov website to learn more and start searching, with options for contacting staff in the Copyright Office for assistance. This page is the best place to get started.

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