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Nearest Patent & Trademark Resource Center
Long Island's only Patent & Trademark Resource Center (PTRC) was moved from the Stony Brook University Libraries to the Smithtown Public Library in the Fall of 2012. Community patrons are encouraged to seek assistance at the Smithtown Public Library PTRC.
U.S. Patent Office Search Databases
Specialized Patent Office Databases
Major Databases that include Patents
Chemical Abstracts (SciFinder)
Helpful for chemical U.S. and international patents as well as journal articles, conference papers, etc. It is licensed for SBU users only.
Choose Patent in drop-down menu to search in TotalPatent One.
Free global patent database; searchable in many languages. USPTO grants from 1976. Offers keyword and gene sequences. CPC, IPCR, and US Classifications. Updated frequently.