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This guide should not be construed as a substitute for legal advice, nor is this resource comprehensive on the subject of copyright.

The following materials are NOT protected under U.S. Copyright law:

The simple absence of a copyright notice does not mean that a work is in the public domain. The general rules for determining whether a work is in the public domain are as follows:<

See also: Cornell University's Copyright Term and the Public Domain in the United States chart

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