National collection of the United Kingdom now available in PATENTSCOPE

August 25, 2015

The national patent collection of the United Kingdom is now available in WIPO’s global patent search system PATENTSCOPE.

Patent searches can now be performed in over 2.8 million UK bibliographic data records, dating from as far back as 1782. Full-text search support will be added in the near future.

With the addition of the UK collection, the PATENTSCOPE database now features over 48 million records, with collections from no fewer than 40 national/regional offices.