Copyright Information for Poetry

All Poetry, Pictures and Biographies are provided for informational and educational purposes only. All Poetry is subject to U.S. copyright laws and remain property of their respective owners.

Updated June 01, 2015

This Poetry site is provided for academic research only. Commercial use is PROHIBITED without the permission of the copyright owner unless a given poem is in the public domain!

The Copyright Law of the United States Of America (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship, or research."

Many sections on this website do not contain individual copyright notices this includes the following sections:

  1   Poetry Online for Poems and Poetry
  Love Poetry
  3  Funny Poetry
  4  Childen's Poetry - for children of all ages
  5  Limericks
  6  Sad Poetry
  7  Famous Poetry - Dedicated to famous Poets and Poetry
  8  Poetry about Death
  9  Poetry Quotes
10  Christian Poetry
11  Inspirational poetry
12  Romantic Poetry
13  Writing Poetry
14  Poems List
15  Friendship Poetry
16  Poetry Terms
19  Matthew Arnold poetry
20  Elizabeth Barrett Browning poetry
21  William Blake poetry
22  Robert Bridges poetry
23  Rupert Brooke poetry
24  Robert Browning poetry
25  William Cullen Bryant poetry
26  Robert Burns poetry
27  Samuel Butler poetry
28  Lord Byron poetry
29  Lewis Carroll Poetry
30  Geoffrey Chaucer Poetry
31  Gilbert Keith Chesterton Poetry
32  Samuel Taylor Coleridge Poetry
33  William Cowper Poetry
34  Emily Dickinson Poetry
35  John Donne Poetry
36  John Dryden Poetry
37  T. S. Eliot Poetry
38  Ralph Waldo Emerson Poetry
39  Anne Finch Poetry
40  Stephen C. Foster Poetry
41  Robert Lee Frost Poetry
42  Thomas Gray Poetry
43  Oliver Wendell Holmes Poetry
44  Thomas Hood Poetry
45  Alfred Edward Housman Poetry
46  Julia Ward Howe Poetry
47  James Joyce Poetry
48  Victor Hugo Poetry
49  John Keats Poetry
50  Alfred Joyce Kilmer Poetry
51  D H Lawrence Poetry
52  Edward Lear Poetry
53  Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Poetry
54  Amy Lowell Poetry
55  Christopher Marlowe Poetry
56  John Edward Masefield Poetry
57  Dr. John McCrae Poetry
58  John Milton Poetry
59  Thomas Moore Poetry
60  Alfred Noyes Poetry
61  Eugene O'Neill Poetry
62  Edgar Allan Poe Poetry
63  Alexander Pope Poetry
64  Sir Walter Raleigh Poetry
65  Christina Georgina Rossetti Poetry
66  Carl Sandburg Poetry
67  F. Scott Fitzgerald Poetry
68  William Shakespeare poetry
69  Percy Bysshe Shelley Poetry
70  Sir Philip Sydney Poetry
71  Alfred Lord Tennyson Poetry
72  Herbert Trench Poetry and poems
73  Mark Twain Poetry and poems
74  Ella Wheeler Wilcox Poetry
75  Walt Whitman famous Poetry
76  Oscar Wilde famous Poetry
77  William Wordsworth Poetry
78  Sir Thomas Wyatt Poetry
79  William Butler Yeats Poetry

The lack of a notice within the above sections does not necessarily mean that copyright law does not protect any included works.

The layout and format of this site and the presentation of information on it are the property of Siteseen Ltd. and all rights are reserved.