permanent ( library employees only ) Copyright Specialist (Information) (Vacancy# VAR000406)

  • Opening Date: May 11, 2018
  • Closing Date: May 25, 2018
  • OPM Control Number: 499461400
  • Vacancy Number: VAR000406
  • LC Organization Unit: Copyright
  • Grade: GS-12
  • Series: 1210
  • Minimum Salary: $81,548.00
  • Maximum Salary: $106,012.00
  • Availability: Library Employees Only
Copyright is a form of legal protection provided by the laws of the United States (title 17, U. S. Code) to authors of literary, dramatic, musical, artistic, and other works. The United States Copyright Office, located within the Library of Congress and under the direction of the Register of Copyrights, administers the Copyright Law, advises Congress and government agencies on legal and policy matters; provides international representation on copyright issues; administers the national copyright registration system; provides collections materials to the Library through voluntary registration and mandatory deposit programs; records documents relating to copyright chain of title; administers statutory license provisions of the law, including collecting and distributing royalties; maintains the world’s largest database of copyright public records; and, provides information and reference services to the public.
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