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Description of the raw data products and test data

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In the table below you will find descriptions and details of our products as well as some test data.

These raw data products can be processed and customised according to individual requirements.

Please note: The test data are only extracts of the weekly download files.

Product number
Name of product
European Patent Register (EBD)
14.7 EPO patent information resource "DOCDB"
14.11 EPO worldwide legal status database (INPADOC)
14.12 EP-A & EP-B full text in XML and PDF/A
14.14.1 Clipped Images from the BNS collection
Sequence listings
EPO Worldwide Patent Statistical Database (PATSTAT)
EPO worldwide legal status database for PATSTAT
European Patent Register for PATSTAT
  Full text extractions of various national collections in ST36/XML  

Information on downloading the products

  • To download raw data from the EPO website regularly, you must subscribe to the service
  • The data is password-protected
  • Back-files are delivered on DVDs, external hard disk or as downloadable files

Data usage

Please note that neither the data nor the products may be used or sold commercially without a licence agreement. Details on the agreement and the general conditions for the delivery of EPO information products can be found in the overall products price list.

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