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Intellectual property resources

Guides on copyright and intellectual property

  • Advice on copyright
    Provided by the University of York Information Directorate, an overview of copyright legislation and the institutional licences held at York, plus a practical guide for creators and users of copyright material.
  • World Intellectual Property Organisation
    UN-funded organisation that provides information on IP and patents as well as a comprehensive database of national IP and patent offices
  • Intellectual Property Rights Help Desk
    Includes the IPR-Helpdesk for R&D and innovation EU funded projects, and InnovAccess for access to national resources and general IP issues

International patent offices


'Algol' by Harry Mercer (1968) outside of Goodricke College, Heslington East

Funding, grants and contracts

Who to contact

Michael Barber
Contracts and Sponsorship Manager
ext. 8693