Searchable Networked Intellectual Property Electronic Resource

A knowledge base focused on global trends across the intellectual property spectrum

Searchable Networked Intellectual Property Electronic Resource (SNIPER), produced by IP Australia’s Library, is a bibliographic database that indexes and abstracts content about issues involving intellectual property. It provides a knowledge base to support policy, awareness and research in intellectual property matters.

Source documents include journals in IP Australia Library’s collections, with further reference to other journals, conference papers, book chapters and electronic documents when they relate to significant Australian and international trends and developments occurring across the intellectual property spectrum.

Collection Highlights

  • Extensive coverage of current and historical information sources
  • Ideal for researchers, students and teachers seeking broader understandings of intellectual property law, science and technology
  • A focus on fresh aspects related to patents, trademarks, designs, plant breeders’ rights and more
  • Dedicated to content from and about Australasia, with articles by scholars worldwide
  • Updated regularly

Key Subjects

  • Intellectual property management
  • Internet
  • Intellectual property rights
  • Brand management
  • Trade mark infringement
  • Innovation
  • Counterfeiting

Product Details

  • Records: 30,000+
  • Intended for: Specialist researchers, Academics
  • Coverage: 2000-onwards (indexed articles only)