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Introduction to Intellectual Property

Patents, Copyrights, Trademarks, Trade Secrets

2021-03-03 12:15:00 2021-03-03 12:45:00 America/New_York Introduction to Intellectual Property Learn about intellectual property and how to protect your creative work with United States Patent and Trademark Office-trained library staff. Register to receive a Zoom event link. Virtual Intellectual Property

Wednesday, March 03
12:15pm - 12:45pm

Add to Calendar 2021-03-03 12:15:00 2021-03-03 12:45:00 America/New_York Introduction to Intellectual Property Learn about intellectual property and how to protect your creative work with United States Patent and Trademark Office-trained library staff. Register to receive a Zoom event link. Virtual Intellectual Property

Learn about intellectual property and how to protect your creative work with United States Patent and Trademark Office-trained library staff. Register to receive a Zoom event link.

Akron-Summit County Public Library is a Patent & Trademark Resource Center. Designated a PTRC in 1995, the library is part of a nationwide network of public, academic and special libraries spread throughout the United States. We offer access to resources from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) in a variety of formats, including instructional classes, books, databases and handouts.

Join us for four weekly lunchtime sessions where our USPTO-trained librarians will help you learn more about intellectual property. Dates and topics are below. Register for one, some, or all:

March 3 - Copyrights

March 10 - Patents

March 17 - Trademarks

March 31 - Trade Secrets

This is a free, virtual program taking place via Zoom. A Zoom link and instructions will be emailed to all registrants the week of the program.

Contact the Science & Technology Division at 330.643.9075 or stdiv@akronlibrary.org with questions.

For further reading about intellectual property checkout these items from our collection:

AGE GROUP: | Adults |

EVENT TYPE: | Science | Patent & Trademark | Business & Personal Finance |

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Main Library

Phone: 330.643.9000

Hours
Mon, Mar 01 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Mar 02 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Mar 03 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Mar 04 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Fri, Mar 05 10:00AM to 6:00PM
Sat, Mar 06 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Mar 07 Closed

About the branch

Main Library, located in the heart of downtown Akron, combines compelling public space with meaningful and relevant public library services for all members of our community. Since opening in 2004, the downtown library welcomes more than one million visitors each year.

Subject divisions include: Business & Government, Culture & AV, Magazines & Newspapers, Science & Technology, Special Collections (local history & genealogy), Teen, and a 12,000 square feet Children's Library.

Special services available at Main Library include: a Patent & Trademark Resource Center; U.S. Passport and Notary services; a Microbusiness Center; a Maker Space; a resource lab for early childhood educators; and regularly scheduled computer training classes. Also available at Main Library are more than 125 public access computers, color photocopiers/printers, laminating, scanning, faxing, and free Wi-Fi.

Specialized spaces include a 425-seat auditorium, public meeting rooms, and a used bookstore. An interior glass block walkway leads to a 600-space parking garage owned by the City of Akron. An outdoor amphitheater and landscaped park complete the complex.

Upcoming events

Thu, Mar 04, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Mar 04, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Mon, Mar 08, 10:30am - 11:00am

Mon, Mar 08, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Tue, Mar 09, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Wed, Mar 10, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Mar 10, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Thu, Mar 11, 10:00am - 11:30am
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Thu, Mar 11, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Mar 11, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Fri, Mar 12, 11:00am - 11:45am
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Sat, Mar 13, 10:30am - 12:30pm

Sat, Mar 13, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Mon, Mar 15, 10:30am - 11:00am

Mon, Mar 15, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Mon, Mar 15, 6:00pm - 7:00pm
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Tue, Mar 16, 10:30am - 11:15am

Tue, Mar 16, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Tue, Mar 16, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Tue, Mar 16, 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Wed, Mar 17, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Mar 17, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Thu, Mar 18, All day
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Thu, Mar 18, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Mar 18, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Sat, Mar 20, 2:00pm - 2:30pm
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Sat, Mar 20, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Mon, Mar 22, 10:30am - 11:00am

Mon, Mar 22, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Tue, Mar 23, 11:30am - 1:00pm

Tue, Mar 23, 1:00pm - 2:30pm

Tue, Mar 23, 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Wed, Mar 24, 10:30am - 11:00am

Wed, Mar 24, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Thu, Mar 25, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Mar 25, 1:00pm - 2:30pm
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Sat, Mar 27, 3:00pm - 4:00pm
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Mon, Mar 29, 10:30am - 11:00am

Tue, Mar 30, 11:30am - 12:30pm

Tue, Mar 30, 6:45pm - 7:45pm

Wed, Mar 31, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Thu, Apr 01, All day

Thu, Apr 01, All day
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Thu, Apr 01, 10:30am - 11:00am
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Sat, Apr 03, 10:00am - 11:30am