ESPACE ACCESS EP-B database contains all bibliographic information on granted European patents, including searchable first claims in English, French and German from 1 January 1991. ESPACE ACCESS EP-B also contains cross-references to the complete document on the corresponding ESPACE EP-B full text disc and hyperlink to Espacenet and the IPC on WIPO's web site.
The ESPACE ACCESS EP-B database is designed for conducting a quick off-line state-of-the-art search on all granted European patents. As an indexing tool, ESPACE ACCESS EP-B is a must for ESPACE EP-B users.
EP B1, B2, B8 and B9 bibliographic records of European patent specifications
Searchable titles in French, English and German. Searchable first claim in English, French and German from 1 January 1991.
From the first European patent granted in 1980 to date.
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Direct link to the weekly files.
The following fields are available for searching, alone or combined:
AD Filing date
AN Application number
BD B1 publication date
BE B2 publication date
CD Cited patent document
CL_E English Claims
CL_F French Claims
CL_G German Claims
CW Cited non-patent literature
DC Correction date (last)
DP Publication date (First)
DPA Publication dates (All)
DS Designated state
EP EP Publication number
ET English title
FT French title
GT German title
IC All classifications (IPC Versions 1-7)
ICA Classifications advanced level
ICAA Class. Advanced level - Additional information
ICAI Class. advanced level - Invention information
ICC Classifications core level
ICCA Class. core level - Additional information
ICCI Class. core level - Invention information
IPC All classifications (IPC Versions 1-8)
KI Document kind
MC Main classification
NO WO-EUROPCT number
PD Priority date
PR Priority number
PRESENCE Presence of data
The data is fully downloadable. Using the MIMOSA retrieval software, the information can be selectively downloaded or printed by selecting specific fields.
They also provide a link to the Espacenet service and the IPC on WIPO's website.