This is the general category for copyrighting material and it covers the most
items. Basically, non-dramatic literary works include all types of written
works that are not intended as performances, with the exception of magazines
and serials which have their own Form SE.
However, individual magazine and newspaper articles would be
covered by Form TX, as would books, written lectures, advertisements, catalogs
This form is used for pictorial and graphic works, including
such items as photographs, sculptures, paintings, graphics, logos, and any
other graphic work.
This form has traditionally been used for registration of
plays, screenplays, radio scripts and other works intended for performance
before an audience.
However, this form is also used for works to be performed
indirectly by means of a mechanical device or process. Consequently, this form
may be used for musical compositions, lyrics, and multimedia works.