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March 2014

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February 2014

Access INFULL and DEFULL databases with STN Viewer

January 2014

DWPI: Latest Manual Code Revision goes live

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PATINFO 2014- 36. Kolloquium der Technischen Universität Ilmenau über Patentinformation, Ilmenau, 04.-06. Jun

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STN Patent Forum archives (US)

Year

Season

Session Title

2013

Fall

What's New?
Putting CPC at Your Fingertips: Comprehensive Patent Office Classification Searching on STN
10 STN Tips Every Patent Searcher Should Know
Advanced Techniques for Statistical Analyses in INPADOC on STN
STN Current Awareness Update

2013

Spring

What's new on STN?
Effective multifile searching for patent prior art
STN Current Awareness Update
CAS REGISTRY as an Analysis Tool
Putting CPC at your Fingertips

2012

Fall

What's New?
ReaxysFile on STN - Significantly more content and further enhancements
Cross-file Patent Searching on STN
Biomedical Files on STN
DWPI Tips & Tricks
The Chemistry in USPAT Files

2012

Spring

What's New?
Effective Property Searching on STN
Biomedical Files on STN
DWPI Tips & Tricks
Structure Search Workflow for Patent Searching on STN

2011

Fall

What's New in patent information on STN
Welcome to "The Field of Dreams" The Revolutionary PCTFULL on STN
Searching Formulations on STN
The Big Three on STN CAplus, DWPI, and INPAFAMDB
Using STN to retrieve information on Biosimilars

Spring

What's New in patent information on STN
Welcome to "The Field of Dreams" The Revolutionary PCTFULL on STN
Searching Formulations on STN
The Big Three on STN CAplus, DWPI, and INPAFAMDB
Using STN to retrieve information on Biosimilars

2010

Fall

What's New in Patent Information on STN?
The Secret Life of CAS REGISTRY
Legal Status – A Case Study
Approaches for Analysis of Patent Data on STN
The Many Faces of INPAFAMDB on STN

Spring

What's New in Patent information on STN?
The Secret Life of CAS REGISTRY
Legal Status and Patent Profiles
Approaches for Analysis of Patent Data on STN
The Hitchhikers Guide to Full-Text

2009

Fall

What's New on STN?
Extending the Borders of Chemical Searching on STN
We Are Patent Families
Searching for Polymer Information in the CAS REGISTRY and CAplus
The Hitchhiker's Guide to Full Text

Summer

What’s New on STN?
Understanding the First-Level and Value-Added Patent Databases on STN
Extending the Borders of Chemical Searching on STN
Patent Citation Analysis on STN
Current-Awareness Searches in Patent Databases on STN

Spring

What’s New on STN?
Current-Awareness Searches in Patent Databases on STN
Understanding the First-Level and Value-Added Patent Databases on STN
Increasing Your Confidence in STN Patent Search Results
Patent Citation Analysis on STN

2008

Fall

What’s New on STN?
Understanding First-Level and Value-Added Patent Databases on STN
Current-Awareness Searches in Patent Databases on STN
Patent Citation Analysis on STN
Increasing Your Confidence in STN Patent Search Results

Summer

What’s New on STN?
The Virtual File – Reloaded and Remixed
The Art of ECLA
Increasing Confidence in STN Patent Search Results
Exploring Derwent World Patents Index in STN AnaVist, Version 2.0

2007

Fall

What's New on STN?
Introducing STN Viewer: A Feature to Enhance Full-Text Patent Evaluation and Navigation
The Art of ECLA
Exploring Derwent World Patents Index in STN AnaVist, Version 2.0
STN: Searching for Patent Prior Art Evidence of Obviousness

Summer

What's New on STN?
The New INPADOCDB on STN
STN Viewer: Introducing a New STN Feature to Enhance Full-Text Patent Evaluation and Navigation
STN: Searching for Patent Prior Art Evidence of Obviousness
To PSIPS and Beyond - Exploring the Content and Utility of USGENE

2006

Fall

What's New on STN?
The "Complete" Markush Search
Using STN to Answer Technology Transfer and Licensing Questions
Effective Multifile Searching for Patent Prior Art

Summer

What's New on STN?
The "Complete" Markush Search
Effective Multifile Searching for Patent Prior Art
Is that Patent Still Valid? Finding Information on Patent Expirations and Extensions on STN

2005

Fall

STN Headlines
New Approaches for Analysis of STN Data
Using STN to Find Promising New Areas for Research
Finding and Understanding Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Information

Summer

STN Headlines
Using STN to Find Promising New Areas for Research
Performing Effective Freedom to Operate Searches on STN
New Approaches for Analysis of STN Data

Spring

STN Headlines
What's in a Claim? Strategies for Searching Patent Claims
Using STN to Find Promising New Areas for Research
Pharmaceutical Information: Searching for Structures in the Patent Databases

2004

Fall

What's New in Patent Information on STN?
Non-traditional Sources of Patent Information on STN
Current-Awareness Searches in Patent Databases
Is it Novel? Is it Obvious? Techniques for Searching and Analyzing Prior Art
New Analysis and Visualization Tools in STN Express with Discover!

Summer

What's New in Patent Information on STN?
What's the Latest and Greatest in IFI Patent Files?
Current-Awareness Searches in Patent Databases
Non-traditional Sources of Patent Information on STN
New Analysis and Visualization Tools in STN Express with Discover!

2003

Fall

What's New in Patent Information on STN?
Searching Full-Text Patent Files
What's in a Claim? Strategies for Searching Patent Claims
The Virtual File on STN
Are You Sure? Using Patent Family Databases on STN

Summer

What's New in Patents?
Diving for Treasures - Searching Full-Text Patent Files on STN
Unlock Technology Secrets by Analyzing Patent Information on STN
Who Owns It, and Is It Valid? Checking Ownership and Legal Status for US Patents in IFICLS on STN
Global Perspectives - Effective Use of Patent Family Databases on STN

2002

Fall

What's New in IP?
Case Study: Prior Art in Engineering
The World of Biosequences on STN (STN Express)
Case Study: Prior Art in Markush Chemical Structures

Summer

What's New in IP?
Case Study: Prior Art in Engineering
The World of Biosequences on STN (STN on the Web)
Case Study: Prior Art in Markush Chemical Structures

2001

What's New in IP Databases?
Patent Citation Analysis
Technology Assessment Using Patent Literature
Tips for Running Current Awareness Searches in Patent Files