Help Spare Me Some Wasted Effort Due to Copyright Restrictions...
December 24, 2010 2:29 PM Subscribe
CopyrightFilter: I'm haunted by the story of Barbara Newhall Follett linked on the Blue
a few days ago. Help a me understand the copyright issue(s) associated with her first published work, The House Without Windows
posted by OneMonkeysUncle to Law & Government (6 answers total) 1 user marked this as a favorite
In the thread, there's a link to Columbia's records
for the six boxes containing her writings.
In the thread, twoleftfeet
points out there's no record of a copyright renewal for House with Windows
since 1978, and concludes that it's likely in the pubic domain.
Marissa Stole the Precious Thing
refers to Columbia's Notes on Restrictions section
Being essentially clueless about copyright, I have what I think is a simple question: do these references conclude that House Without Windows
is, indeed, in the public domain, and, if they do not, how would I best determine that work's copyright status?