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Patent Information

Resources selected to assist students and researchers in the areas related to patents and patent information

Library-subscribed databases

Use the Library Databases below to find patent literature:

Other databases

Google Patent Search: a search engine from Google that indexes patents and patent application from the United States Patent and Trademark OFfice (USPTO) 

The Lens: The Lens serves global patent and scholarly knowledge as a public resource to make science- and technology-enabled problem solving more effective, efficient and inclusive.

FreePatentsOnline (FPO): provides free access to and high-quality patent searching of patent documents from US, Japan (abstracts only), Europe and WIPO.

Search for patents (The United States Patent and Trademark Office): provides information about searching for patents.

Global Dossier: a single portal, developed by the IP5 Offices (USPTO, EPO, JPO, KIPO, and SIPO), for modernizing the global patent system.