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Links for information on Intellectual Property rights, copyrights and Trademarks databases

Explore the following links to find information about Intellectual Property rights, search copyrights and Trademarks databases.

Canada's Business and Consumer Site

Canadian Copyrights Database

Canadian Trade-marks Database

Access to copyright permissions for publications. Pay per use.

Canadian Intellectual Property Office

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Trademark Canada:

US Patent and Trademark Office

World Intellectual Property Organization

World-Wide Intellectual Property Links