Workshop Details

Searching the Patent Literature

Discover how to use patents as a source for valuable technical information. The process of writing and getting patents will briefly be reviewed. The major databases for searching patents will be described and compared in this hands-on seminar. Various tips and differences between searching patents as opposed to other forms of technical literature will also be discussed.

This workshop is sponsored by the UB Libraries.

  • Category: Library Research
  • Type: Hands-on
  • Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
  • Time: 9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
  • Location: 212 Capen Hall, North Campus
  • Reasonable Accommodations: If you require reasonable accommodations to participate in this workshop, please contact our office (, 716-645-7700) as soon as possible.

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