UNC's Technology Development staff associates are part of the Office of Commercialization and Economic Development. Through their web page, you can file an invention disclosure, also known as a report of invention.
Technology Commercialization Carolina (TCC) provides services including the Patent, Market, and Funding Opportunities Research Service. This service is free to current Carolina faculty, staff, and students who are developing their ideas into intellectual property for commercialization through startups or licensing.
Clinical resource specifically designed to answer the clinical questions that arise in daily practice and to do so quickly and easily so that it can be used right at the point of care for a broad range of hospital and medical specialties.
Access: Off Campus Access is available for: UNC-Chapel Hill students, faculty, and staff; UNC Hospitals employees; UNC-Chapel Hill affiliated AHEC users.
Database of biomedical literature from the National Library of Medicine covering journal articles about medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, biology and public health from 1950 to the present; multiple mobile apps available, provides access to MEDLINE, etc. Includes links to full text of UNC-CH's electronic journal subscriptions.
Access: Off Campus Access is available for: UNC-Chapel Hill students, faculty, and staff; UNC Hospitals employees; UNC-Chapel Hill affiliated AHEC users. Coverage: 1957-present
International database covering patents from 40 worldwide patent-issuing authorities. Links to cited and citing patents, citing articles, and full patent records. Patent coverage from 1963 to the present and citations from 1973 to the present.
Search the full text of patents 1976 - present; patents issued 1790 - 1975 are searchable by patent number or issue date. The Patent Application Database contains all patent applications published since 2001.