PatentSQUARE

Summary
Provider

Panasonic Solution Technologies Co., Ltd.

Fee
Fee paying
ASPI
No
Database description

PatentSQUARE is a intellectual property research application from which to search, screening publication, note, share and analyze business-critical patent information such as patent, utility model and designs.

Highlights
Boolean (AND, OR, NOT, XOR)
Proximity (within range)
Non-Latin character search
Coverage
Patent Collections
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Interfaces
Language
English
Japanese
General search tools
General search tools
Non-Latin character search
Search history queries
Semantic search
Similarity search

Similarity words related to keywords entered by users can be used in a search query. Semantic search is available only in Japanese.

Classification
Classifications
Cooperative Patent Classification
FI/F-Terms
International Patent Classification
US Patent Classification
Value-added data
Value added data
Standardized ID numbers

PatentSQUARE originally standardizes application number in world contents which have expanded documents around DocDB.

Patent family data
Patent family data
Extended
Simple

Both data can be searched, displayed and analyzed.

Index lists
Index lists
Applicant name
Results
Results type
Annotation
Flagging
Keyword in context (KWIC) highlighting
Keyword map
Machine translation
Sorting by relevance
Translated titles and/or abstracts
Analysis
Analysis data
Applicant and/or inventor
Citation
Classification
Dates
Invention text
Analysis
Graphical
Statistical

Search results can be analyzed in PatentSQUARE both graphically and statistically.
・Graphical
PatentSQUARE mainly provides 4 types of patent map which are Matrix map, Citation map, Family map, Value based score map. For example Matrix map display the summary of search results graphically.
Users freely can customize the horizontal axes, vertical axes and diagonal axis to create charts.
・Statistical
PatentSQUARE offers 2 types of statistical analysis which are simple analysis and Value based score. For instance Value based score displays the document lists sorted by important order.
Those charts and analysis are downloadable and shareable.

Alerts
Alerts
Legal status
Search results

It provides alerts to track new patent application and changes of legal status. Users can receive the notification by e-mail.

Data export
Data Export
Bibliographic data
Citations
Classification
Description and/or claims
Full document scans
Legal status
Title and/or abstract

Up to 100,000 patent documents can be downloaded on PatentSQUARE.

Collaboration tools
Collaboration tools
Shared workfiles

PatentSQUARE has Workspace which can save and share the following data: document lists, search queries, maps, alerts and value-added information (Comments, ranking and categorizing by users with permission).

Operators
General operators
Boolean (AND, OR, NOT, XOR)
Comparison (e.g. >, =<)
Proximity (within range)
Wildcard operators
1 character
Unlimited characters

It is available for Japanese patents.

Truncation
Left truncation
Right truncation
SLART
Bibliographic data – At least one of the following is available: publication number, filing number, grant number, publication date, filing date, grant date, applicant name, assignee name, inventor name, patent classification.
Partial text – At least one of the following (but not all) are available: title, abstract, description, claims.
Full text – All of the following are available (where applicable for the given jurisdiction): description, claims