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Part 3 of the Handbook on Intellectual Property Information and Documentation

List of WIPO Standards

Standard Title Referenced in
ST.1 Minimum data elements required to uniquely identify a patent document  ST.6, ST.10/B, ST.14, ST.37
ST.2 Manner for designating calendar dates ST.1, ST.9, ST.10, ST.10/C, ST.14, ST.18, ST.26, ST.27, ST.37, ST.50, ST.60, ST.61, ST.63, ST.80, ST.81, ST.87
ST.3 Two-letter codes for the representation of states, other entities and organizations ST.1, ST.6, ST.8, ST.9, ST.10, ST.10/B, ST.10/C, ST.13, ST.14, ST.16, ST.18, ST.19, ST.21, ST.26, ST.27, ST.32, ST.33, ST.34, ST.35, ST.36, ST.37, ST.40, ST.50, ST.60, ST.61, ST.63, ST.66, ST.80, ST.81, ST.86, ST.87, ST.96
ST.6 Numbering of published patent documents ST.1, ST.10, ST.10/B, ST.13, ST.33, ST.37
ST.8 IPC symbols on machine-readable records ST.12/C, ST.40
ST.9 Bibliographic data on and relating to patents and SPCs ST.1, ST.3, ST.10, ST.10/B, ST.11, ST.12/C, ST.14, ST.18, ST.19, ST.32, ST.36, ST.40, ST.50, ST.80, ST.86, ST.91
ST.10 Published patent documents ST.91
ST.10/A Format of patent documents ST.10
ST.10/B Layout of bibliographic data components ST.1, ST.6, ST.9, ST.10, ST.33
ST.10/C Presentation of bibliographic data domponents ST.8, ST.9, ST.10, ST.10/B, ST.13, ST.34, ST.36, ST.37, ST.40
ST.10/D Physical characteristics of patent documents ST.10, ST.18, ST.50, ST.63, ST.81
ST.11 Minimum of indexes to be inserted in patent gazettes ST.18, ST.19
ST.12 Preparation of abstracts of patent documents ST.18
ST.12/A Abstracts of patent documents ST.12/C
ST.12/B Categorized patent abstract  ST.12/C
ST.12/C Physical characteristics of separately published abstracts -
ST.13 Numbering of applications for IPRs ST.6, ST.10, ST.10/B, ST.10/C, ST.14, ST.27, ST.34, ST.61, ST.87
ST.14 References cited in patent documents ST.9
ST.15 Titles of inventions in patent documents -
ST.16 Identification of different kinds of patent documents ST.1, ST.6, ST.9, ST.10, ST.10/B, ST.10/C, ST.14, ST.19, ST.26, ST.27, ST.32, ST.33, ST.34, ST.35, ST.36, ST.37, ST.40, ST.50, ST.87, ST.96
ST.17 Headings of announcements made in official gazettes ST.18, ST.19, ST.50, ST.81
ST.18 Patent gazettes and other patent announcement journals ST.2, ST.9, ST.10
ST.19 Indexes issued by IPO ST.11
ST.20 Name indexes to patent documents ST.11, ST.14, ST.19
ST.21 Reduction of volume of priority documents -
ST.22 Authoring of patent applications for the purpose of OCR Format ST.50
ST.25 Presentation of nucleotide and amino acid sequence listings ST.26, ST.36, ST.96
ST.26 Presentation of nucleotide and amino acid sequence listings using XML ST.96
ST.27 Recommendation for the Exchange of Patent Legal Status Data ST.61, ST.87, ST.96
ST.31 Character sets for the exchange of patent documents ST.32, ST.40
ST.32 Markup of patent documents Using SGML ST.2, ST.33, ST.34, ST.35, ST.36, ST.40, ST.50
ST.33 Format for data exchange of facsimile information of patent documents ST.2, ST.32, ST.34, ST.35, ST.36, ST.40, ST.50
ST.34 Recording of application numbers in electronic form ST.9, ST.13
ST.35 Data exchange of mixed-mode published patent information on MMMT ST.2, ST.34, ST.36
ST.36 Processing of patent information using XML ST.37, ST.50, ST.66, ST.86, ST.96
ST.37 Recommendation for an Authority File of Published Patent Documents ST.96
ST.40 Facsimile images of patent documents available on CD-ROM ST.50
ST.50 Corrections, alterations and supplements relating to patent information ST.1, ST.9, ST.33
ST.60 Bibliographic data relating to marks ST.13, ST.61, ST.63, ST.66, ST.67, ST.68, ST.91, ST.96
ST.61 Recommendation for the exchange of trademark legal status data ST.96
ST.62 Standard abbreviation for “Vienna Classification” ST.66
ST.63 Content and layout of trademark gazettes ST.66, ST.67, ST.68, ST.91
ST.64 Search Files for trademark search ST.66, ST.67, ST.68
ST.66 Processing of trademark information using XML ST.67, ST.68, ST.86, ST.96
ST.67 Electronic management of the figurative elements of trademarks ST.66, ST.68, ST.91, ST.96
ST.68 Electronic management of sound marks -
ST.80 Bibliographic data relating to industrial designs ST.3, ST.13, ST.81, ST.86, ST.87, ST.88, ST.91, ST.96
ST.81 Content and layout of industrial designs gazettes ST.80, ST.86, ST.88, ST.91
ST.86 Processing of Industrial Design Information using XML ST.88, ST.96
ST.87 Recommendation for the exchange of industrial design legal status data ST.61, ST.96
ST.88 Electronic representation of industrial designs ST.91
ST.90 Recommendation for processing and communicating Intellectual Property data using Web APIs (Application Programming Interfaces) -
ST.91 Recommendations on digital three-dimensional (3D) models and 3D images -
ST.96 Recommendation for the processing of Industrial Property information using XML ST.27, ST.37, ST.61, ST.68, ST.87, ST.88, ST.90, ST.91