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Over 23 million basic inventions and 51 million patents
Drawn from over 48 patent-issuing authorities worldwide
1963 - present
Patents are by nature very technical documents that can be difficult to read and are condensed into only the most important information.
Clarivate Analytics enhances searchability and discoverability of patent data by adding valuable metadata to the patent record:
Along with journals and conference proceedings, patents are a major component of the world's published scientific literature. Particularly in technical fields--and most likely due to the commercial potential of new technologies--a significant portion of published information can only be found in patent publications. Patent data is not just for the inventor; it's for scientific awareness for anyone.
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