IAS Training Modules

NOTE: The following training modules may require the QuickTime video player. Click here to download the player for free. 

 

Ideas vs. Inventions: 

To learn about the difference between and idea and an invention, click here or on the image above. 

To download a PDF copy of the information presented in the "Idea vs. Invention" module, click here

 

Questions to Ask Before Applying to the IAS: 

For guidance before applying to the Inventor's Assistance Service, click here or on the image above.

To download a PDF copy of the information presented in "Questions to Ask Before Applying to the IAS" module, click here.

 

How to Apply to the Inventor's Assistance Service:

For information about applying to the Inventor's Assistance Service, click here or on the image above.

To download a PDF copy of the information presented in the "How to Apply to the Inventor's Assistance Service" module, click here.

 

Introduction to Patent and the Patent Process:

To learn about patents and the patent process, click here or on the image above.

To download a PDF copy of the information presented in the "Introduction to Patent and the Patent Process" module, click here.

 

Preliminary Patent Research:

For tips from OSU Patent and Trademark Resource Center's Associate Professor, Suzanne Reinman, on completing a preliminary patent search, click here or on the image above.

To download a PDF copy of the information presented in the "Preliminary Patent Research" module, click here.

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