Use the links below for additional information on the copyright laws that protect music recordings and other forms of intellectual property, as well as background on careers in music and guidelines for keeping children safe online.

Careers in Music

Careers in Music (a brochure from the National Association for Music Education)

Computer Crime and Intellectual Property Section of the U.S. Department of Justice Criminal Division

Copyright Alliance Education Foundation

FTC Consumer Alert: P2P File-Sharing: Evaluate the Risks

i-SAFE (offers a school assembly on intellectual property issues)

Legal Music Sites

Music Career Resources

Music Matters

Music Professions

Music United

The Pew Internet & American Life Project

Recording Industry Association of America

United States Copyright Office

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