Welcome to the Research Guide for music copyright. This guide was designed to help students in researching and gathering information for music copyright.
Navigate through the pages on the menu to the left for more information.
Copyright: Information regarding copyright basics and specifics for copyright as it relates to music.
Creative Commons: Browse information related to creative commons and usage guidelines.
Guidelines + Educational Use: Information on suggested use and fair use.
Public Domain: Discover information on public domain and where to find public domain resources.
Sound Resources: Browse library resources for music and other sound resources.
Feel free to contact the library for assistance at any point in your research process, whether you're just starting a project or you're hitting a dead end. Chat services and librarian contact information can be found on the left side of this page. Or, schedule a research consultation by clicking on the link below.
Please Note: Librarians are an initial step to providing copyright information in academic institutions, however, an attorney should be consulted for legal advice.