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Copyright Resources

Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States: This chart from the Legal Information Institute of Cornell University provides a clear outline of what type of published work received how long of a copyright period they have and when each work would enter the public domain.

United States Copyright Office: The United States Copyright Office is part of the Library of Congress. It registers copyrights, and provides public education on copyrights.

Last Updated: January 3, 2022