Writer's Rights & Copyright

A Novice Writer's Guide to Rights: Know your rights (i.e. your copyrights: First Serial, One-Time, Reprint, Electronic, etc.) before you sign that contract or submit an article, and save yourself some lost income and heartache later.

CopyLaw.com: From the Law Offices of Lloyd J. Jassin, this site offers a wide range of articles and information on copyright law, including articles on electronic rights, rules for using public domain materials and work for hire agreements.

U.S. Copyright Office: Everything you need to know about copyrights, as well as copyright application forms (in PDF Format) that you can download, view and print.

The Copyright Website: Copyright information, downloadable copyright forms, copyright and the WWW issues, and news.

10 Big Myths About Copyright Explained: Created by Brad Templeton: "An attempt to answer common myths about copyright seen on the net and cover issues related to copyright and USENET/Internet publication."

A Handbook for 1099 Contractors – What Goes In and What Should Stay Out