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Kelley Center - GOV

Offers access and service for patents and trademarks, United States and Texas state government information, maps, microfilm and microfiche.

Guide to Trademark Searching

Follow these steps to prepare for submitting a trademark application.

Foreign Patent Searching Guide

A quick guide to searching patents at various international patent office.

U.S. Patent Searching Guide

A quick guide to searching patents at United States Patent and Trademark Office.

Microform Photocopying

Microform Equipment Available in Fondren Library

  • 1 Minolta MS7000 Microfilm Scanner
  • 1 Minolta MS6000 Microfilm Scanner
  • 1 Minolta MicroSP 200 Microform Reader
  • 1 ST ViewScan Microform Scanner
  • 1 Microprint Reader

Microform Map

Microform Scanning

Microform Scanner Instructions

Scanning with Adobe Acrobat

Microforms

Basement Microforms

Located in the basement of Fondren Library, the Kelley Center houses over 200 major microform collections which together consist of over 3 million items. The collection is expansive and covers a wide-range of topics, from Congressional Hearings and Department of Energy Reports to the personal papers of Jane Addams and W.E.B. DuBois.