Selected intellectual property resources are listed below. To identify additional treatises, search BEN. Use a word or subject search if you do not know the exact title or author.

• Dratler, Cyberlaw: Intellectual Property in the Digital Millennium (KF2979 .D71 2000)
• Epstein & Politano, Drafting License Agreements (KF2979 .D6922)
• Epstein on Intellectual Property (KF2979 .E67 2006)
• Holmes, Intellectual Property and Antitrust Law (KF3116 .H64 1983, Westlaw - IPANTITRST)
• McManis, Intellectual Property and Unfair Competition in a Nutshell (Reserve KF1610 .M354 2009)
• Horwitz, Intellectual Property Counseling and Litigation (KF2979 .I55, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;INPCAL)
• IP and Antitrust: an Analysis of Antitrust Principles Applied to Intellectual Property Law (Reserve KF3116 .H68)
• Miller & Davis, Intellectual Property: Patents, Trademarks and Copyright in a Nutshell (Reserve KF2980 .M52 2000)
• Schechter & Thomas, Intellectual Property: the Law of Copyrights, Patents and Trademarks (Reserve KF2980 .S3 2003)
• BNA’S Patent Trademark & Copyright Journal (KF3091 .A3 B25, Angel | Library Resources | BNA)
• McCarthy’s Desk Encyclopedia of Intellectual Property (Reference KF2976.4 .M38 2004)
• Official Gazetteof the United States Patent and Trademark Office (KF3091 .A3)
• Scott on Computer Law (KF390.5 .C6 S38 1991, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;SCOCOM)


• Blakeney, Border Control of Intellectual Property Rights (K1401 .B67 2001)
• Melville, Forms and Agreements on Intellectual Property and International Licensing (KD1269 .M45 1979)
• International Intellectual Property Law & Policy (K1401 .A6 I57)
• International Treaties on Intellectual Property (K1401 .A35 I57 1997)
• World Intellectual Property Report (K1401 .A13 W67, Angel | Library Resources | BNA)

Major Intellectual Property Treaties:

• Agreement on Trade-Related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights (TRIPS)
• Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property (21 U.S.T. 1583, 24 U.S.T. 2140, T.I.A.S. 6923, 7727)


American Intellectual Property Law Association
Electronic Frontier Foundation
Intellectual Property Owners Association
IP Worldwide
IP Mall - Pierce Law Center
International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys
International Intellectual Property Alliance
OAS Intellectual Property Rights Database
World Intellectual Property Organization

Copyright (U.S.C. Title 17)

• Patry, Copyright Law and Practice (Reserve KF2994 .P35 1994)
• Copyright Law Reporter (Reserve KF2991.5 .C66, BEN)
• Goldstein on Copyright (KF2994 .G62 2005, BEN)
• Nimmer on Copyright (KF2991.5 .N55 1978, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;NIMMER)
• Patry on Fair Use (KF3031.1 .P37 2009)
• Perle & Williams on Publishing Law (KF2750 .P4322 1999)

International Copyright:

• Copyright Laws and Treaties of the World (K1419.2 1956)
• Copyright: World Law and Practice (K1420.5 .C66)
• Geller & Nimmer, International Copyright Law and Practice (K1420.5 .I54 1988, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;INTCLP)
• Sterling, World Copyright Law (K1420.5 .S735 2003)

Major Copyright Treaties:

•  Universal Copyright Convention (25 U.S.T. 1341, T.I.A.S. 7868)
•  Berne Convention (U.S. Senate Doc. 99-27)
•  WIPO World Copyright Treaty
•  Convention on the Protection and Promotion of the Diversity of Cultural Expressions 


Copyright and Fair Use (Stanford University Libraries)
U.S. Copyright Office

Patents (U.S.C. Title 35 and C.F.R. Title 37)

• Patent Law Basics (KF3114 .R651, Westlaw - PATBASICS)
• Mills, Patent Law Fundamentals (KF3114 .R673, Westlaw - PATLAWF)
• Chisum on Patents (KF3114 .C47, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;CHISUM)
• Manual of Patent Examining Procedure (KF3120 .A43)
• Moy’s Walker on Patents (KF3114 .D44 2003, Westlaw - MOY-PAT)
• Schlicher, Patent Law, Legal and Economic Principles (KF3116 .S351, Westlaw - PATLEGECON)
• Donner, Patent Prosecution: Law,Practice and Procedure (KF3120 .D66 2009)
• United States Patent Quarterly (KF3093.4 .U55, Angel | Library Resources | BNA)

International Patents:

• Patents Throughout the World (K1505.4 .P37 2002)
• Baxter, World Patent Law and Practice (K1505.4 .B38 1968)

Major Patent Treaties:

Patent Cooperation Treaty (28 U.S.T. 7645, T.I.A.S. 8733)


European Patent Office
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

Trademarks (U.S.C. Title 15 and C.F.R. Title 37)

• Callman, The Law of Unfair Competition, Trademarks and Monopolies(KF3195 .A6 C34 1981)
• McCarthy on Trademarks and Unfair Competition(Reserve KF3180 .M32 1996, Westlaw - MCCARTHY)
• Restatement of the Law, Third, Unfair Competition (KF3195 .R471)
• Trademark Law and Theory: a Handbook of Contemporary Research (K1555 .T67 2008)
• Trademark Manual of Examining Procedure (KF3181 .A355 A191)
• Gilson, Trademark Protection and Practice (KF3178.4 .G541, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;GILSON)
• Trademark Law Reporter (BEN)

International Trademarks:

• Trademarks Throughout the World (K1555.4 .T72, Westlaw - TMWORLD)
• Trade Marks, Trade Names, and Unfair Competition: World Law and Practice(K1555.4 .O47)
• Horwitz, World Trademark Law and Practice (K1555.4 .H67 1985, LexisNexis - 2NDARY;WTMLAW)

Major Trademark Treaties:

Madrid Protocol


International Trademark Association
U.S. Patent and Trademark Office 


The Law Library subscribes to numerous law journals and periodicals devoted to intellectual property law. Find journals by searching the BEN. Many articles are available from full-text sources such as LexisNexis, Westlaw, and HeinOnline. Additional articles can be identified with periodical indexes, such as:

• Current Law Index (Reference K33 .C85, LexisNexis - LAWREV;LGLIND, Westlaw - LRI)
• Index to Foreign Legal Periodicals (Reference K33 .I29, BEN)
• Index to Legal Periodicals (Reference K33 .I55, LexisNexis - LAWREV;ILP, Westlaw - ILP, BEN)