Coronavirus Update: The UCF Libraries are only providing remote resource and service access throughout summer 2020.
All PTRC appointments will be held virtually (email or Zoom meeting) or by phone, see "Patent & Trademark Librarian" box, lower left, for contact information.
Thank you for visiting the Trademark Research Guide. Each of the tabs on the side provide information related to trademarks or other intellectual property.
If you need basic assistance, consider contacting the Trademark Assistance Center (TAC) at 1-800-786-9199, option 1.
If you would like to set up a research consultation with the UCF Library's trademarks specialist, first read the information under the Assistance at UCF tab.
The John C. Hitt Library at the University of Central Florida is a Patent and Trademark Resource Center. Click the logo to learn about the PTRC program and what we can provide. If you do not live in the Orlando area, see PTRC locations by State to find the one nearest you.
|Official Trademark Symbol (can only be used if you have a registered federal trademark)|
|Non-registered Trademark Symbol (claim of "common-law" mark for goods)|
|The Servicemark symbol (Common law mark for a service, rather than a product)|