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About Magister Ltd.

Magister Ltd. is an independent consultancy which provides a range of services to the scientific and technical information community. Our primary activities are concentrated in the field of patents documentation.

Magister ® is the Registered Trade Mark of Magister Ltd. GB Registration Number 2319447

Managing Director: Stephen Adams

Magister Limited was founded in 1997 by Stephen Adams, an expert in Patent Searching for the biochemical industry.

Stephen has a B.Sc. degree in Chemistry, and an M.Sc. in Information Science from The City University, London, UK.

Before founding Magister Ltd, he worked for the UK Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries & Food, later for Pira International, and was the principal patent searcher for ICI Agrochemicals (later Zeneca Agrochemicals).

Full Biography of Stephen Adams.

Magister Ltd: The Trainer

The name "Magister" was chosen for the company, as being synonymous with "Training" and "Expertise".

The "Magister" was also the name for a Training Aircraft which was built by Miles Aircraft in the 1930s. Miles themselves also have a very interesting history in Innovation, Patents and Training.

Some interesting facts about the Miles Magister Aircraft.


Patent Consultancy Services.

The following are the main Patent Information Consultancy areas where we work:

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Contact Us

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Find Us

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Related Internet Links

Click here for a list of Internet sites related to Patent Information.

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Recommended Books for Patent Users
Stephen Adams.
3rd completely revised edition 2011
ISBN 978-3-11-023511-1

This is an essential reference tool for academic librarians and information specialists as well as anyone needing to know where and how patent information can be found.

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