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Re: [BKARTS] Change Copyright Date?

On Sun, 18 Jan 2004, Kevin Thomas wrote:

> Hello Everyone,
> I tend to bind my ink jet-printed artist books on demand, and sometimes the
> edition doesn't sell out for a few years. A question for you. If I am
> binding today a new copy of a book I designed in 2001, should I change the
> copyright date on the inside to 2004? Or not?

Not.  The copyright date on the work depends on when the original was
written (drawn, composed, typed up, whatever), not when a particular copy
was produced.  Every copy of the same book should have the same copyright
date (unless/until you renew the copyright registration).


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