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Intellectual Property

Resources for researching copyright, trademark, patent, and trade secrets law.

Additional Research Guides

  • University of New Hampshire Law Library IP Research Guides (open access)
    Jon Cavicchi, a professor and librarian at the University of New Hampshire School of Law, has compiled dozens of intellectual property research Powerpoint presentations on topics ranging from the general (trademarks, copyright) to the specific (IP crimes, international patent searching).  He also has compiled a text Copyright Research Guide listing extensive print and internet resources.

  • Copyright Law Research Guide (Georgetown Law Library)
    Includes primary and secondary sources, government resources, and links to websites for related associations, organizations, and blogs.

  • Patent Law Research Guide (Georgetown Law Library)
    Includes primary and secondary sources, government resources, and links to websites for related associations, organizations, and blogs.

  • Trademark Law Research Guide (Georgetown Law Library)
    Includes primary and secondary sources, government resources, and links to websites for related associations, organizations, and blogs.

  • Copyright Law (George Washington Jacob Burns Law Library Research Guide)
    Includes primary and secondary sources, links to websites and webpages for government and educational organizations, and blogs.

  • Patent Law (George Washington Jacob Burns Law Library Research Guide)
    Includes primary and secondary sources, links to websites and webpages for government and educational organizations, and blogs.  Also has a useful Tips page.

  • Trademark Law (George Washington Jacob Burns Law Library Research Guide)
    Includes primary and secondary sources, links to websites and webpages for government and educational organizations, and blogs.  Also has a useful Tips page.