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Patents & Trademarks: Patents, Trademarks, and Invention Books

Selected Books at Georgia Tech Library


Selected list of books:  Books in Reference or Ready Reference can be used within the library and others may be checked out through your library.

·         Century of innovation: twenty engineering achievements that transformed our lives. By George Constable. National Academy Press, 2003. (T173.8 .C68 2003, Library 5 East)

·         Copyright handbook: how to protect & use written works. By Stephen Fishman. Nolo Press, 1998. (KF2995 .F53 1998, Library 4 West)

·         The entrepreneur's guide: to patents, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets & licensing. By Jill Gilbert. Berkley Books, 2004. (KF2980 .G55 2004, Library 4 West)

·         Fundamentals of patent law: interpretation and scope of protection. By Matthew Fisher.  Hart, 2007. (KD1369 .F57x 2007, Library 4 West)

·         Guide for the preparation of patent drawings. USPTO, 2002. (C21.14/2:D79/2, Library 3 East)

·         A guide to filing a design patent application. USPTO, 2009.  (C 21.14/2:D 46/2009, Library 3 East) 

·         A guide to filing a utility patent application. USPTO, 2008. (C 21.14/2:UT 4/2008, Library 3 East)  

·         Guide to the international registration of marks under the Madrid Agreement and the Madrid Protocol. WIPO, 2004. (K1557 .G85x 2004, Reference, Library 2 East)

·         How to make patent drawings yourself: prepare formal drawings required by the U.S. Patent Office. By Jack Lo and David Pressman. Nolo Press, 2007. (T223.U3 L6 2007, Ready Reference, Library 1 West)

·         How to market a product for under $500!. By Jeffrey Dobkin. D. Adams Pub., 1996. (HF5415.122 .D63 1996, Library 4 West)

·         Intellectual property : patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets. By Catherine J. Holland. Entrepreneur Press, 2007. (KF2980 .I539 2007, Library 4 West)

·         Inventor's bible: how to market and license your brilliant ideas. By Ronald Louis Docie. Ten Speed Press, 2004. (HF5415.153 .D63 2004, Ready Reference, Library 1 West)

·         Inventor's notebook. 5th ed. by Fred Grissom. Nolo Press, 2008. (Available online, ebrary)

·         Math you can't use: patents, copyright, and software. By Ben Klemens. Brookings Institution Press, 2006. (K1519.C6 K54 2006, Library 4 West)

·         Patent, copyright & trademark: a desk reference to intellectual property law. By Stephen Elias. Nolo Press, 1996... (KF2980 .E44 1996, Microform, Library use only, Library 2 East)

·         Patents for chemicals, pharmaceuticals, and biotechnology: fundamentals of global law, practice, and strategy. By Philip W. Grubb. Oxford University Press, 2004. (T211 .G76 2004, Library 5 East) 

·         Patents for business: the manager's guide to scope, strategy, and due diligence. By Henry Heines. Praeger Publishers, 2007. (KF3114.6 .H395 2007, Library 4 West)

·         Patent it yourself: your step-by-step guide to filing at the U.S. Patent Office. By David Pressman. 14th ed. Nolo Press, 2009. (KF3114.85 .P74 2009, Ready Reference, Library 1 West. 13th edition also available online

·         Patent pending in 24 hours. By Richard Stim. Nolo, 2002. (KF3120.Z9 S75 2002, Ready Reference, Library 1 West) 

·         Patent savvy for managers: spot & protect valuable innovations in your company. By Kirk Teska. Nolo, 2007. (KF3114 .T37 2007, Library 4 West)

·         Patent searching made easy: how to do patent searches on the internet & in the library. 2nd ed. By David Hitchcock. Nolo Press, 2001. (T210 .H58 2000, Ready Reference, Library 1 West)  

·         Patent searching: tools & techniques. By David Hunt, et al. Wiley, 2007. (T210 .H86 2007, Library 5 East)

·         Profit from your idea: how to make smart licensing deals. By Richard Stim. Nolo, 2006. (KF3145.Z9 S75 2006, Reference, Library 2 East)

·         Patent, trademark, and copyright searching on the Internet. By Charles C. Sharpe.  McFarland, 2000. (T210 .S53 2000, Reference, Library 2 East)

·         Rembrandts in the attic: unlocking the hidden value of patents. By Kevin G. Rivette.  Harvard Business School Press, 2000. (T211 .R58 2000, Library 5 East)

·         Stand Alone Inventor! and Make Money with Your New Product Ideas! by Robert G. Merrick. SNP Editions, 1997. (T339 .M47 1997, Reference, Library 2 East)

·         Trademark: legal care for your business & product name. by Stepen Elias. Nolo, 2007. (KF3180.Z9 E43 2007, Ready Reference, Library 1 West)