Frequently Asked Questions

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What are the c-Site system requirements?

c-Site is compatible with the following browser versions: Internet Explorer...

What performing arts works can I register using c-Site?

You can register: motion picture screenplays (with or without accompanying...

What Can I Protect With c-Site?

c-Site's copyright registration services are currently limited to applications for...

Does c-Site Offer Copyright Registration Services for My Music? What About Sound Recordings?

c-Site offers copyright registrations for virtually all performing art works,...

When Will I Receive My Certificate of Registration From the U.S. Copyright Office?

Once your application and work are submitted to c-Site, they are reviewed for...

Can I Register My Screenplay With the U.S. Copyright Office Using c-Site?

Yes. c-Site’s copyright registration services are available not only for motion...

What Are the Benefits of Copyright Registration?

Registering a copyright is recommended for several reasons: Registration...

Can I Copyright My Musical Score?

Yes. You can copyright, music, lyrics, music and lyrics, as well as complete musical...

Can I Use c-Site to Register a Song I Wrote and Recorded on CD?

Yes, but first you must determine whether you’re registering the song as a...