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RESOURCES ON TRADITIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY


Cultural Ownership/Intellectual Property

Ziff, Bruce and Pratima V. Rao, ed. Borrowed Power: Essays on Cultural Appropriation. New Brunswick, NJ: Rutgers University Press, 1997. PTDL GN 33 .B66 1997


Biodiversity

Axt, Josephine R. and et al. Biotechnology, Indigenous Peoples, and Intellectual Property Rights (CRS Report for Congress). Washington, DC: Congressional Research Service, 1993. PTDL LC 14.2: B 52/X

Dutfield, Graham. Intellectual Property, Biogenetic Resources, and Traditional Knowledge. Sterling, VA: Earthscan, 2004. PTDL SB 123.3 .D879 2004

Dutfield, Graham. Intellectual Property Rights, Trade and Biodiversity. London: Earthscan, 2000. PTDL SB 123.3 .D88 2000

Hansen, Stephen A. and Justin W. VanFleet. Traditional Knowledge and Intellectual Property: A Handbook on Issues and Options for Traditional Knowledge Holders in Protecting their Intellectual Property and Maintaining Biological Diversity. Washington, DC: American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2003. PTDL BD 161 .T54 2003 or http://shr.aaas.org/tek/handbook/

Swanson, Timothy M., ed. Intellectual Property Rights and Biodiversity Conservation: an Interdisciplinary Analysis of the Values of Medicinal Plants. New York: Cambridge University Press, 1995. PTDL QH 75 .I43 1998


Online Resources

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Database of Native American Tribal Insignia
http://www.uspto.gov/web/offices/tac/tribalfaq.htm

World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO): Traditional Knowledge, Genetic Resources, Folklore Intellectual Property and Life Sciences
http://www.wipo.int/tk/en/

WIPO Portal of Online Databases and Registries of Traditional Knowledge and Genetic Resources
http://www.wipo.int/tk/en/databases/tkportal/index.html



All resources included on this bibliography are available for interlibrary loan. Make requests through the statewide library catalog WYLDCAT (http://wyld.state.wy.us/) or at your local public library.

10/2009


Created by Statewide Information Services, Wyoming State Library
Last updated October 2009.

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