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From Harvard University & Harvard Law School, "Exploring cyberspace, sharing in its study & pioneering its development"
- Copyright & Music
From the Music Library at the Univ. of Wisconsin Milwaukee.
- Copyright Infringement Project
Searchable by case and by song title, includes court decisions since the 1850s on music plagiarism. Joint project of UCLA Intellectual Property Project and Columbia Law School.
- Copyright Resource Center
Music Publishers' Assn. website, focus on music and copyright.
- Copyright Society of the United States
FAQ & Links includes useful links to websites.
- Future of Music Coalition
National non-profit education, research and advocacy organization that identifies, examines, interprets and translates the challenging issues at the intersection of music, law, technology and policy.
- Pew Internet & American Life Project
Highlights the internet's impact on music consumers, artists and the entertainment industry.
- Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA)
Trade group that represents the U.S. recording industry. Includes reports on piracy, list of legal music websites, statistics on the recording industry, and a database of gold and platinum awards based on record sales.
- Schomberg Center for Research in Black Culture
Holds Hip-Hop Research Collection, by Steven Hager. Not available online.
- Stanford Copyright & Fair Use
Stanford Univ. Libraries site, includes overview of copyright law from Nolo, and recent cases and dockets.
- U.S. Copyright Office
Official website, includes copyright records, laws, regulations and policy.