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Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks & Copyright

This guide links to sources related to patents, trademarks, and copyright.


This guide lists sources of information on patents, trademarks, and copyright. The page is focused on U.S. intellectual property (IP), but includes selected information on non-U.S. IP law. If you have a question, please contact the librarian by using the information on the right.

1915 patent drawing for a rotoscope

1915 patent drawing for a rotoscope (source: Wikimedia Commons)

University of Nevada, Reno


Patent Tutorial


This tutorial by the University of Minnesota will guide you through what patents are, why they are helpful in your research, and how to find them.

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Patents and Trademarks

Journals on Intellectual Property


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