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Research Guide Created for Prof. Callister's Copyright Course

Cornell Copyright LibGuide - Scroll to find copyright terms

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Cornell Copyright Term information (updated every January)

Copyright Term and the Public Domain 

First created by Peter B. Hirtle and maintained by Cornell.  Link to site.  For those in my copyright class, there is also an excellent table on p. 205.

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