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Biosystems & Agricultural Engineering: Reference Materials. Ebooks, OER & Patents

This guide provides key resources for researching biosystems and agricultural engineering topics, including bioenergy, food safety and quality sensors, water quality, sustainable ecosystems, resource conservation, and biosensors.

Referece Materials

Patent Information

Patents and Patent Information at the MSU Libraries Research Guide
Guide to US and international patent resources.
By Julia Frankosky

U.S. Government Technical Information Indexes and Reports  - US and International Patents, and "How do I read a Patent?"
By Julia Frankosky

Locating Standards at the MSU Libraries 
By Tom Volkening 

Information Resources For New Engineering Graduate Students - Patents
This guide will introduce you to the resources and services regarding patents. By Tom Volkening

Open Educational Resources - OER