The Orphan Works Database of the EU was launched


It is a single publicly accessible online database managed by the Office for Harmonization in the Internal Market (OHIM).

The database contains information about orphan works in the EU, and which can be used in accordance with the of the Directive 2012/28/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 on certain permitted uses of orphan works.

To access the database, follow the following link: