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In addition to our newly added MPEP, Case Law, and educational and fascinating Blogs and articles, we also have patent data visualizations, scientific literature, and related tools. Check out the Patent Map to see how your area (in the United States) is doing with respect to patenting activity, use our citation tools to quickly enhance your own articles or blogs, view patents organized by University and more. We are always adding to these great tools, so check back often for updates!

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Tools and Data: Patent Research / Citation Tools,  RSS Feeds 
Non-Patent Literature: Technology Journal Articles
Patents by Classification: Patent Classes, Application Classes
Geographical Visualization: Patent Maps
University Tech Database: UTechWatch