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  • Inventing a Patent Database: Lessons Learned While Creating the Wyoming Inventors Database, Dawn Rohan and Desiree Saunders, Wyoming State Library, pages 1-8 [abst] [html][pdf]


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  • The Wide World of esp@cenet: Basic Searching in the esp@cenet Worldwide Database, Jason Martin, University of Central Florida, pages 7-12 [abst] [html][pdf]

  • Independent Inventors: Who They Are and How They Use the PTDLs, Joanne Hayes-Rines, Inventor’s Digest, pages 8-17 [abst] [html][pdf]

  • Idaho Ghost Towns: Patents as a Key to the Past, Karen F. Hertel, University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho, pages 18-33 [abst] [html] [pdf]