Products overview

> Patent bibliographic and full text: data
> Patent administrative status: data
> Patent biological sequence listings: data
> Patent applications: data and images (MIMOSA)
> Patent grants: data and images (MIMOSA)
> Trademarks: data and images
> Industrial designs: data and images

 

Patent bibliographic and full text: data

This product is a collection of patent applications and granted patents. It includes weekly updates and a full historical collection.

The data is provided in XML format and follows the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) standard ST.36. It contains bibliographic data, validated abstract and claims (edited optical character recognition) and as-is description text (“as is” optical character recognition).

Note that text obtained through optical character recognition does not represent a legal copy. The description text is limited to the first 250 pages.

 

Coverage: 1869 to current year

Format: XML

Size (approximate):

Weekly updates – 70 MB

Full collection – 24 GB

 

Patent administrative status: data

This product is a collection of administrative status codes for granted patents and patent applications open to public inspection. It includes weekly updates and a full historical collection.

The information is provided in XML format and follows the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) standard ST.36.

Administrative status codes are four-letter codes associated with patent document processing (e.g., filed, open to public inspection, examination requested, granted, expired, etc.). Fee payment, abstract, claims and description/disclosures data is not included.

 

Coverage: 1997 to current year

Format: XML

Size (approximate):

Weekly updates – 20 MB

Full collection – 3.3 GB

 

Patent biological sequence listings: data

This product contains information on nucleotide and amino acid sequences in patent applications. It includes weekly updates and a full historical collection.

The data consists of the applicant submitted file (often a text file) and two additional file types (PEP and SEQ) generated by the Canadian Intellectual Property Office. The file structure is governed by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) standard ST.25.

 

Coverage: 2003 to current year

Format: TXT, PEP and/or SEQ

Size (approximate):

Weekly updates – 19 MB

Full collection – 6 GB

 

Patent applications: data and images (MIMOSA)

This product is a collection of patent applications. It includes weekly updates containing bibliographic data and images. Only applications that are open to public inspection are provided in this collection.

All patents application file contains a searchable mixed mode first page and TIFF images of the first 250 pages of each section of the patent document. Bibliographic data and abstracts are searchable.

 

Coverage: January 2018 onward (the Canadian Intellectual Property Office is reconstructing a new complete historical collection)
Format:

Data – mixed mode

Images – TIFF

Size (approximate):

Weekly updates – 2000 MB

 

Patent grants: data and images (MIMOSA)

This product is a collection of granted patents. It includes weekly updates containing bibliographic data and images.

All granted patent file contains a searchable mixed mode first page and TIFF images of the first 250 pages of each section of the patent document. Bibliographic data and abstracts are searchable.

 

Coverage: January 2018 onward (the Canadian Intellectual Property Office is reconstructing a new complete historical collection)

Format:

Data – mixed mode

Images – TIFF

Size (approximate):

Weekly updates – 1100 MB

 

Trademarks: data and images

This product is a collection of trademark applications and registrations. It includes weekly updates and a full historical collection.

The information is provided in two formats; data in DAT with TIFF images and data in XML with PNG images. The XML format follows the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) standard ST.96.

 

Coverage: 1865 to current year

Format:

Data – XML, images – PNG

Data – DAT, images – TIFF

Size (approximate):

XML / PNG weekly updates – 400 MB

XML / PNG full collection – 30 GB

DAT / TIFF weekly updates – 35 MB

DAT / TIFF full collection – 25 GB

 

Industrial designs: data and images

This product is a collection of industrial design applications and registrations. It includes weekly updates and a full historical collection.

The data is provided in XML following the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) standard ST.86. The industrial designs image files are provided in PNG format.

 

Coverage: 1861 to current year

Format:

Data – XML

Images – PNG

Size (approximate):

Weekly updates – 400 MB

Full collection – 140 GB

Date modified: 2019-03-28