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: Patents

A patent is an exclusive right granted by a government to an inventor that allows him or her to prevent others from making, using, selling or importing an invention.

1. Where to Find Patents

2. Tutorials on how to Read Patents

3. How to Download U.S. Patents

  • Patent Fetcher - Download PDF copies of U.S. patents. (Free)
  • Patents 2 pdf - Download PDF copies of U.S. patents one at a time or in batches. (Free)

4. More Information on Patents

Last Updated: 16 September 2011

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