• Copyright Office Announces Release of Compendium, Third Edition

    The Register released a public draft of the "Compendium of U.S. Copyright Office Practices" on

    August 19, 2014.


  • Congressional Hearings on the Review of the Copyright Law

    Copyright hearings in the 113th Congress.


  • Library of Congress National Book Festival

    Learn more about the U.S. Copyright Office on August 30 at the 14th annual Library of Congress National Book Festival at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C.


  • Online Registration

    For general questions about copyright, please see Circular 1: Copyright Office Basics and the Frequently Asked Questions section of the Copyright Office website.


  • Office Announces New Fee Schedule

    The new fee schedule for services provided by the Copyright Office goes into effect on May 1, 2014. The basic registration fee for a single work by a single author remains at $35.