This is a Commons tags translation table of the chart
created by Peter B. Hirtle of Cornell University
, now uploaded as this PDF document
. It is a best effort to guide people in determining when media will enter the public domain in the United States
Works except sound recordings and architecture
The following information applies only to the sound recording itself, and not to any copyrights in underlying compositions or texts.
Architectural plans and drawings may also be protected as textual/graphics works
- ↑ a b c d e f g h Anonymous works, pseudonymous works, works made for hire, and works where the date of author's death is unknown
- ↑ US English term: Foreign nationals
- ↑ a b c d e f g h i j k 1 January 1996 for most countries; see w:Wikipedia:Non-U.S. copyrights for the most current list
- © 2004–2021 Peter B. Hirtle. Last updated 31 January 2019. Use of this chart is governed by the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License
- Wiki adaptation by User:TheDJ. If you spot an error, please discuss on the Talk page.
- This page does not constitute legal advice.
Last edited on 6 May 2021, at 19:35