What is a PATLIB center?

The PATLIB Center operating at the University of Debrecen is the intellectual property protection information point affiliated by the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office (HIPO). The center is a part of a network built in member states that have joined the European Patent Treaty. The PATLIB Center is located in the Technology Transfer Center where professionals with intermediate and advanced level qualifications in industrial property rights provide information to the interested parties.

PATLIB Center services

  • Expert reference about intellectual property protection for researchers, inventors and innovative enterprises
  • Effective support in patenting of inventions and effective protection of new solutions
  • Access to industrial law protection databases, support in searches.
  • Counselling with regards to intellectual property commercialization and license agreements

All information booklets and specialized textbooks published by HIPO are available in our office. 

The PATLIB center services are available for everyone. The service is free of charge and provides information regarding intellectual property protection.

PATLIB Center contact information

  • University of Debrecen Technology Transfer Center
  • 4028 Debrecen, Kassai út 26
  • Chancellery building 2 1st floor Office 105-106
  • Phone: +36 52 518 640
  • E-mail: 

Your visit is warmly welcomed by Dr. Tamás Bene and Judit Levy PATLIB Center associates. We kindly ask you to make an appointment in advance on the phone number above.
The operation of the PATLIB Centre is supported by the Hungarian Intellectual Property Office. Further important information regarding intellectual property protection is available at the website of the Office.

Updated: 2019.07.05.

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