Access the U.S. Copyright Office Online During Temporary Building Closure
Issue No. 804 - March 13, 2020

Out of an abundance of caution, all Library of Congress buildings, which includes the U.S. Copyright Office, will be closed to the public until Wednesday, April 1, 2020, at 8:30 a.m. to reduce the risk of transmitting COVID-19 coronavirus. If you are a user of U.S. Copyright Office services, submit your applications online, browse FAQs, and submit emails with questions through You may also reach the Copyright Office by phone at (202) 707-3000.

UPDATE as of March 26: The Copyright Office and other Library of Congress buildings will be closed to the public until further notice.

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