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    Another copyright question

    Discussion in 'General Writing' started by nettkkr, Apr 16, 2010.

    I know in a Novel that you need permission to use quotes from other novels or books, however what is the law concerning the title of the book. Do I still need to have permission before I can use even the title?
     
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    Titles are not copyrightable.
     
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    You can mention the title of another novel in your novel without a problem. Titles aren't protected by copyright laws. For any and all questions concerning copyrights, consult http://www.copyright.gov/circs/circ1.pdf.
     
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    thank you guys :D
     

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