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Small Business & Entrepreneurial Resources: Patents & Other Intellectual Property

This guide is intended to help you find resources about small business development and entrepreneurship.

Useful Publications


This page provides information and links to library resources about patents and other forms of intellectual property such as trademarks and copyright. While we can provide information about patents and intellectual property, the Library is unable to provide guidance on developing or applying for patents.

Intellectual Property Resources

Patent Databases

Patent Searching

Full and comprehensive patent searching for the purposes of patent filing and application should be conducted at the Patent and Trademarks Office Public Search Facility or a Patent and Trademarks Depository Library. The advice of a patent attorney is strongly recommended.

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