The Australian Patent Office search database, AusPat, now holds every patent issued under Commonwealth legislation, dating back to 1904.
AusPat now holds data from:
over 7,300 books;
620,000 microfiche films; and
more than 37 million documents.
The vast collection allows priceless information to be made available the public and enhances Australia's highly recognised comprehensive search tool.
AusPat can be accessed via www.ipaustralia.gov.au