• US Copyright Office
  • BMI
  • RIAA
  • New Yorkers for Fair Use
  • Union for Public Domain
  • IP Justice
  • Electronic Frontier Foundation
  • Creative Commons


"Copyright and Motion Picture/Television Productions: Understanding, Acquiring, Protecting, Licensing, Sharing and Abusing Intellectual Property Rights Under American Law". By Kohel M. Haver, Attorney

(Publication available for purchase through the Portland Community Media and the Alliance for Community Media)

"Will Fair Use Survive? Free Expression in the Age of Copyright Control"
Brennan Center for Justice

"Digital Futures: a need-to-know policy guide for independent filmmakers"
Center for Social Media at American University

"Documentary Filmmakers Statement of Best Practices in Fair Use"

"Repurposing and Rights: A Non-Profit Summit"
A report by Patricia Aufderheide, Center for Social Media

"Beyond Broadcast: Reinventing Public Media in a Participatory Culture"
Rapporteur Report, Harvard Law School, May, 2006

"Bound By Law? Tales from the Public Domain"

"What Every Citizen Should Know about DRM, aka Digital Rights Management"

Digital Rights Management


  • Illegal Arts
    Public Domain Audio Information - Library of Congress
  • UC Berkeley
  • Yale University
  • Public Domain Video Information -
  • Library of Congress
  • Prelinger Archives
  • NASA
  • Negative Land
  • Rick Prelinger Film Archives and Excellent Source for film and music content
  • Creative Rights and You!is an educational forum presented by Oregon Alliance to Reform Media
  • Bus Uncle
  • Gimmie the Mermaid
  • llegal Art Site