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.
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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.