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Patents: Tutorials

Patents, patent searching, inventor resources


This YouTube playlist,Searching Patents using Classification,  was created to assist you in learning how to search patents. Most are less than 2 minutes.    For further assistance contact Marian Armour-Gemmen.

"Guide to Patent Searching"

The best webbased tutorial is from the University of Texas.  This guide gives you the steps while you navigate the PTO website

"How to Conduct a Preliminary U.S. Patent Search: A Step by Step Strategy"

      A 36 minute Video from the USPTO

Patent Searching at Auburn University



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