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Books for Inventors

Cover Art
Patent it yourself - Pressman, David
Call Number: KF3114.85 .P74 2012 (Patent Ref.)
ISBN: 9781413317190
Publication Date: 2012

Cover Art
How to Make Patent Drawings - David Pressman; Jack Lo
Call Number: T223.U3 L6 2011 (Ready Reference)
ISBN: 9781413312577
Publication Date: 2011-09-04

Cover Art
Patent Pending in 24 Hours - Richard Stim; David Pressman
Call Number: KF3120.Z9 S75 2010
ISBN: 9781413310726
Publication Date: 2009-11-29

Cover Art
Profit from your idea : how to make smart licensing deals - Richard Stim.
Call Number: KF3145.Z9 S75 2006 (Ready Reference)
ISBN: 1413304508

Brands and their companies
Call Number: T223 .V4 A2225X (Library 5 East)
Publication Date: 1990-

Cover Art
Trademark : legal care for your business & product name - Stephen Elias
Call Number: KF3180.Z9 E43 2007 (Ready Reference)
ISBN: 9781413306996


Inventor Resources

Inventor assistance:

Inventor Assistant Center (IAC at USPTO)


Inventor associations:

Inventor Association of Georgia

Center of Innovation (State of Georgia)

National Congress of Inventor Organizations (NCIO)

Patent Information Users Group, Inc.

United Inventors Association


File a patent application:

A Guide to Filing Non-Provisional (Utility) Patent Application (USPTO) 

Provisional Application for Patent (USPTO)  

Design Patent Application Guide (USPTO)  

Patent Application Forms  

Electronic Filing (EFS-Web) Guidance  

To Obtain a Customer No. and Digital Certificate  

USPTO Patent Application Initiatives Timeline

International Application (PCT) 

Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (MPEP)  

Micro Entity Status (effective March 19, 2013)  


Fee Schedule (effective Jan. 1, 2014)


File a trademark application:

Online Filing TEAS

The Madrid Protocol Frequently Asked Questions by U.S. Trademark Owners Seeking International Rights

Trademark Assistance at USPTO


Find Legal Assistance:

Find A Registered Patent Attorneys/Agents 

State Bar of Georgia

Atlanta Bar Association

American Bar Association

Federal Circuit Bar

Pro Bono Program

Georgia Legal Aid



Find a manufacturer:

Design 2 Part Magazine

Thomas Register online

Search NAICs


Scam prevention:

Invention promotion firms

Scam prevention (USPTO)



Licensing or not?(NOLO)

How to license your patent?



IP Assessment Tools:

IP Awareness Assessment (USPTO & NIST - Beta)


Business development:

Advanced Technology Development Center (ATDC)
Atlanta BBB

Better Business Bureau

Georgia Secretary of State - Corporations Division


SCORE Atlanta

Small Business Administration

Small Business Development Center, Georgia

Small Business Innovation Research


AskPatents (StackExchange Blog)

From Patent to Profit

Intellectual Property Today

Inventing the future: an introduction to patents for small and medium-sized enterprises

Inventive Step

Inventor's Eye

Inventors Digest

Inventor's Handbook

Inventor Resources (USPTO)


National Inventor Hall of Fame

National Medal of Technology and Innovation

WIPO Magazine

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