Other International Associations

Amnesty International
Commonwealth of Learning
Community Research and Development Information Service, CORDIS
Contract Research and Testing Association
Earth Council
European Commission
Global Climate Coalition
Information Society Project Office
International Development Research Centre, IDRC
International Measurement Confederation, IMEKO
United Nations
World Intellectual Property Organization
US Federal government

Patents & Trademarks

Australian Industrial Property Organisation
Austrian Patent & Trademark Office
Canadian Intellectual Property Office
Canadian Patent Office
Croatian Patent Office
Danish Patent Office in English
Directorate of Patent, Department of Justice /Departemen Kehakiman R.I. Direktorat Jenderal Hak Cipta, Paten dan Merek (Indonesia) in Malay.
European Patent Office
Finland National Board of Patents & Registration
German Patent Office
Hungarian Patent Office
Intellectual Property Department Hong Kong Government
Italian Patent and Trademark Office
Japanese Patent Office
Korean Patent Office
National Institute of Industrial Property (Brazil)
New Zealand Patent Office
National Institute for the Defense of Competition and for the Protection of Intellectual Property (Peru)
Office for Harmonization in the International Market - Trademarks, Models and Designs (Alicante, Spain)
Patent Office of The People's Republic of China
Peruvian Intellectual Property Office
Polish Patent Office
Romanian Patent Office
Spanish Patent & Trademark Office
Swedish Patent & Registration Office
US Patent & Trademark Office
UK Patent Office
World Intellectual Property Organization
The following services provide full-text (fee-based) documentation of patents and trademark information
Bertelsmann Informations Service German & European Patent Offices
Derwent Scientific & Patent Information
MicroPatent Patent & Trademark Information


American National Standards Institute, ANSI
Association Francaise de Normalisation, AFNOR
British Standards Institute
Canadian Standards Organization
Danish Standards
Data Interchange Standards Association
Deutsches Institut für Normung, DIN
Dewan Standardisasi Nasional/ Standardization Council of Indonesia
Enti Italiani di Normazione, UNIIn English
European Organization for Standardizing Information & Communication Systems, ECMA
European Telecommunications Standards Institute, ETSI
Finnish Standards Association, SFS
Hellenic Organisation for Standardization, ELOT
Icelandic Council for Standardization, STRI
Instituto Portugues da Qualidade, IPQ
International Commission on Illumination
International Telecommunications Union
International Organization for Standardization, ISO (Switzerland)
Japanese Industrial Standards, JIS
National Institute of Standards and Technology, NIST
National Standards Authority of Ireland, NSAI
Nederlands Normalisatie-Instituut, NNI
Norges Standardiseringsforbund, NSF
Productivity and Standards Board, Singapore
Saudi Arabian Standards Organisation
Standardiserung i Sverige, SIS
Standards and Metrology Institute
Standards Australia, SAA
Standards Council of Canada, SCC

Standards Industrial Research Institute Of Malaysia, SIRIM
Standards New Zealand, SNZ
Custom Standards Services
US National Resource for Global Standards free online information service providing access to bibliographic information for more than 225,000 approved standards

You are also welcome to add on to this list by informing me of sites I have missed out.
Last updated on 22nd February 1999.