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Patent Fundamentals for Scientists and Engineers, Third Edition by
Publication Date: 2012-09-27
The most significant overhaul of the U.S. patent laws in decades occurred with the recent passage of the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act (AIA). Understanding the law that dictates what a patent is and how a patent is obtained and enforced, and the recent changes through statute or case law litigation presents unique challenges.
Information Sources in Patents by
Publication Date: 2012-01-01
Since the publication of the 2nd edition additional countries especially in Asia have become more prominent in industry. This completely revised edition takes account of the changing information scene e.g. in new chapters like BRIC nations (Brazil, Russia, India, and China), Asia and regional patent systems or Sources for legal status searching. This is an essential reference tool for academic librarians and information specialists as well as anyone needing to know where and how patent information can be found.
Information Sources in Chemistry by
Publication Date: 1993-01-01
The aim of each volume of this series Guides to Information Sources is to reduce the time which needs to be spent on patient searching and to recommend the best starting point and sources most likely to yield the desired information. The criteria for selection provide a way into a subject to those new to the field and assists in identifying major new or possibly unexplored sources to those who already have some acquaintance with it. The series attempts to achieve evaluation through a careful selection of sources and through the comments provided on those sources.
Researching Patent and Trademark Information
Essential Information You Need to Protect Your Intellectual Property
Free training for Library Specialists presented by visiting experts of the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office from Washington, D.C.
Learn how to search the Patent & Trademark databases from the USPTO with emphasis on what examiners look for when granting these forms of intellectual property.
Buffalo & Erie County Public Library
Central Library TechKnow Lab (2nd Floor)
1 Lafayette Square
Buffalo, N.Y. 14203
Wednesday September 27, 2017 9:00 – 12:30
To RSVP or ask for further information: Email Andrew Maines