Patents and Trademarks

This guide features our Patent and Trademark Resource Center's (PTRC) resources and services.

Current Presentations

Special acknowledgement to Dave Morrison.  Some of these presentations are revisions and updates of work originally created by Dave Morrison.



2019 & Prior

Dave Morrison's Patent Searching Guides in PowerPoint

Research Help

Dave Morrison was the Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) representative for more than 30 years. From 2008- 2017, Dave created numerous presentations for the campus community including Bench2Bedside, USTAR, TVC, Lassonde, Innovation ScholarsRATs, Utah Library Association (ULA), and classes for University faculty (Robert W. Hitchcock, Tomasz Petelenz, Erik Brunvand, Jeffrey S. Bates, Taylor D. Sparks etc. ). 

Please keep in mind  that Alfred Mowdood, Tallie Casucci,  and the library staff  are a great resource for all your information needs!  We have research and computer assistance available during all open hours!

Other Useful Guides

Subject Specialist & PTRC Representative

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Alfred Mowdood
The University of Utah
J. Willard Marriott Library
Head of Faculty Services,
Representative, Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC), and
Adjunct Assistant Professor in Kinesiology
295 South 1500 East #2110 R
Salt Lake City, UT 84112-0860
(801) 585-7125

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