Patent Searching Using the USPTO Public WebsiteLibrary Staff Publications
Presentations which guides the layman through the basics of using the USPTO website, including the 7 steps of a preliminary patent search.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office website: http://www.uspto.gov/
Citation InformationAmy Jansen and Robert Berry. "Patent Searching Using the USPTO Public Website" (2013)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/robert_berry/13/