Supporting Innovation and Growth in the Speech Industry

Why a consortium?

The knowledge of where information can be found and how it fits together often lies in the minds of the experts in the field who were “there at the time”. The USPTO has recognized this in their recent Peer Review Pilot program aimed at improving patent quality.

Who can access the Library

All members can browse the library however, only Level one "Active" Members can "check out" the materials that the STC has collected.

Why a Prior Art Library?

The STC Prior Art Library addresses these issues

Library

What's in the Prior Art Library

The Prior Art Library has the following components: