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Patents and Trademarks: Creative Thinking

The Ryan-Matura Library is a United States Patent and Trademark Resource Center (PTRC) of the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.

Using Patents in Your Research

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Identifying creative thinkers ♦ Tools for creative thinking ♦ Neuroscience

Creativity in Invention

Nuwer, Rachel. "The Inventor's Handbook." Popular Science 288, no. 3 (May 2016): 50-55. Academic Search Premier, EBSCOhost (accessed April 17, 2016).

Perrotta, T. (2016, Apr 12). The man behind the masks of the NHL --- how a swedish artist raised the bar for creative design of goalie helmets. Wall Street Journal Retrieved from

Creativity in Business

Creative Ability

Tools for Creativity