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Do you have an idea or invention but are unsure how to go about protecting it?

With over 30 years’ experience of providing intellectual property advice to North-East innovators, inventors and entrepreneurs, qualified staff at Newcastle City Library are on hand to guide you through the patent application process, introduce you to the most suitable forms of protection and provide information on carrying out patent searching. We cover:

  • Patents
  • Trade Marks
  • Registered Design
  • Copyright
  • Confidentiality Agreements

Appointments are available at the following times:

  • Wednesdays: 10:15am-11:15am, 11:30am-12:30pm or 12:30pm-1:30pm;
  • Fridays: 2:00pm-3:00pm or 3:30pm-4:30pm.

For more information on intellectual property, visit our intellectual property page.


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