How Do I Register My Book’s Copyright?

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Are you an author who wants to copyright your work? How do you go about registering the copyright? It needn’t be complicated! This infographic from Reedsy makes the process for securing your copyright straightforward.

How much does a copyright cost? When do you need to start the process? Did you know it helps to mail yourself a copy of your book? All of this is depicted in our infographic below.

Copyright starts playing a role the moment you write your book—and, in the U.S., you need to register your copyright before you can sue for copyright infringement. So don’t put your intellectual property at risk. Get informed about copyright and your rights now.

Learn more about the copyright for your book in this post, or check out the infographic below.