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Intellectual Property LibGuide

Patent Law Study Aids

The following study aids are useful as a starting point to gain a better understanding of patent law, as well as the broader topic of intellectual property. They are available for checkout through the Coleman Karesh Law Library.

Finding Journal Articles on Patent Law, Topics, and Issues

Coleman Karesh Law Library subscribes to various legal periodicals dealing with intellectual property law, including patent law. Some are available through our online subscriptions to Lexis, Westlaw, LegalTrac, and HeinOnline. The following journals focus on intellectual property law issues and are available through the library.

Patent Dictionaries, Digests & Terminology (Electronic)

Patent Treatises (Print and Electronic) from Coleman Karesh

Patent law treatises and looseleafs are an excellent place to begin your research on patent law. These sources can come in both print and electronic form.

Self Help Materials on Patent Law from Coleman Karesh

The following Coleman Karesh self help materials can be found on the first floor of the library across from the Reference Desk: 

Practice Materials

Attorneys and members of the public may find the following basic practice materials helpful in preparing and prosecuting the patent application.

Selected Patent Specialty Areas from Coleman Karesh