Non-Patent Prior Art Source

This prior art search tool provides the most complete collection of non-patent literature available today. Ideal for intellectual property managers, patent attorneys and patent examiners, it allows users to conduct patentability searches quickly and easily. 

Content Includes

  • More than 17 million records
  • Over 10,000 sources, including STEM journals, trade publications, reports, monographs and more
  • Daily updates

Subjects Include

  • Biotechnology
  • Communication technology
  • Computer technology
  • Electrical engineering
  • Industrial design
  • Mechanical engineering
  • Medical technology
  • Optics
  • Organic chemistry
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Telecommunications

A Robust Index of Prior Art For Defending Intellectual Property

Non-Patent Prior Art Source provides a highly-relevant index of non-patent literature with links to millions of full-text articles and extensive backfiles. The content is organized in a manner that makes it easy to find prior art for defending intellectual property and increasing application approval. 

Non-Patent Prior Art Source supports:

  • Prior art search
  • Novelty search
  • Validity search
  • Infringement search
  • Due diligence search
  • Patentability search
  • Freedom to use search

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