Electronic Title List Tutorials

The videos on this page will assist you when preparing your electronic title list (ETL) before submitting it to the U.S. Copyright Office. We encourage you to watch these tutorials if you have a question.

How to Use the Electronic Title List Validator

In this step-by-step video, learn how to use the ETL Validator to check your electronic title list for formatting errors that may cause the Copyright Office to reject your recordation submission.


Electronic Title Lists and the ETL Validator

Learn why the Copyright Office created the ETL Validator, the benefits of submitting an ETL, common errors when filling out an ETL, and how the ETL Validator warns users of potential errors before filing.

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