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Grey literature sources for research

Patents

A patent is a legal document, which is often the first (or only) publication of information on a new area of research. It is a government-granted right to exclude others from exploiting your invention, for a specific time period. It must disclose, in some detail, the nature of the invention. Details disclosed by an existing patent may save you from undertaking unnecessary research.

 

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Australian Patents

International Patents