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Database Update Round-up – GBD, SciFinder, and Google Patents

[tweetmeme source=”Intellogist” only_single=false] Within the past month, we’ve looked at updates to major patent and non-patent literature databases, including big changes to TotalPatent in March and lots of new coverage and search options on STN (all described in the full update to the STN System Report).  Patent, trademark, and non-patent literature databases are all being updated continuously with new search features and coverage, so let’s take a quick look at a potpourri of  database update announcements.

After the jump, learn about the latest updates to the Global Brand Database, SciFinder, and Google Patents!

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