Learn about what a patent is and how to search for them using the free search tools that are available on the web!
- An introduction: Why search for patents? What is a patent? (5:30)
- What does a patent look like? (2:25)
- How to search for patents (7:50)
- Which search tool should I use? Why shouldn’t I just use Google? (5:36)
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