What's it all about?
- What is CPDL anyway?
- How long has CPDL been around?
- So who runs the site?
- Is it really free?
- So if it's free for me, who pays for it?
- How many scores are there?
- Can I make copies for my choir?
- What else can I do with scores from CPDL?
How do I find and download scores?
- How do I search for a score?
- How do I browse titles of scores?
- How do I download files?
- What software do I need?
- What if I can't find what I'm looking for?
- What if there's more than one composer with the same name?
How can I contribute?
- How can I post my own scores?
- How can I add a text or translation?
- How can I correct an error I've spotted?
- What else can I help with?
- How can I make a donation?
- Where can I discuss CPDL with other users?
- How can I combine different editions of the same work on the same page?
- I posted scores on the previous site, but now they don't appear on the composer's page. What happened to them?
What about copyright?
- Are all CPDL scores legal?
- What copyright rules apply to CPDL content?
- Do all CPDL scores have the same copyright?
- When does music enter the public domain?
- Can modern editions of public domain music be copyrighted?