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How Do I Contact The US Copyright Office? How Do I Visit? Mail? Phone?

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Question: How Do I Contact The US Copyright Office? How Do I Visit? Mail? Phone?
Answer:

Mailing Address

Library of Congress
Copyright Office
101 Independence Avenue, S.E.
Washington, D.C. 20559-6000

Internet Address

www.copyright.gov

Phone Numbers

  • Public Information Office: (202) 707-3000
    Information specialists are on duty to answer questions by phone from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., eastern time, Monday-Friday, except federal holidays. Recorded information is also available.
  • Forms and Publications Hotline: (202) 707-9100
    The Forms and Publications Hotline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
  • TTY: (202) 707-6737
    Messages may be left on the TTY line 24 hours a day. Calls are returned between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m., eastern time, Monday-Friday, except federal holidays.

Visiting Directions

The US Copyright Office is open to the public Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., eastern time, except federal holidays. The copyright office is located at:

Library of Congress
James Madison Memorial Building
101 Independence Avenue, S.E.,
Washington, D.C.,

The US copyright Office is located near the Capitol South Metro stop. You will find the Public Information Office in room LM-401, and information specialists are available to answer questions, provide circulars, and accept applications for registration. Access for disabled individuals is at the front door on Independence Avenue, S.E.

All visitors must follow certain security procedures upon entry and exit. Have your photo ID ready.

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