Copyright Resources

If you feel someone has infringed on your copyright, or want to better know your rights, Access Copyright provides extensive resources for creators. Find out more.

You can register your copyright in Canada with the Canadian Intellectual Property Office. and in the USA with the U.S. Copyright Office.


Resources for Published Writers

If you’re a published writer, you could be eligible for funding through the Public Lending Right and Access Copyright Payback programs! If you’re not already registered for these programs, learn more:

The International Authors Forum publishes guidelines for accessible ebooks (PDF) for self-published authors.


Fair Contracts for Writers

Learn about the International Authors Forum’s Ten Principles of Fair Contracts. (PDF link)