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Use the tabs to explore different resources for copyright law research. This guide includes books, blogs, databases and websites.
Copyright News from Google News
Copyright Office Federal Register Notices
Research Assistants' Guide
Research Assistants Guide
Basic guide for research assistants, including information about the library services and resources.
U.S. Const. art. I, §. 8, cl. 8 (Patent and Copyright Clause)
"The Congress shall have power . . . To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries"
U.S. Const. amend. I
"Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press . . ."
Federal Statutes and Legislation
CFR Title 37
Regulations from the Copyright Office, includes information and documents on the rulemaking process.
CFR Title 37
Regulations from GovInfo.
Federal Register Notices
Proposed rules, notices, announcements, and other documents from the Copyright Office in the Federal Register.
Historical Information and Legislative History
Treaties and International Agreements
This guide was created by Cynthia Pittson and is currently maintained by Pace Law Library Reference Librarians.