CAS STNext® Webinar: The Derwent World Patents Index in CAS STNext

The Derwent World Patents Index, produced by Clarivate, is a premier source of global patent data. Searchers accessing this database through CAS STNext can leverage editorially enhanced titles, abstracts, and specialized chemical indexing to pinpoint relevant patents and capture critical insights. In this session, we will review key features of DWPI within CAS STNext and provide insight into making the most of this powerful data to enhance your search strategies.


What you will learn

  • How to make the most of your patent search in DWPI. 
  • How to navigate value-added features such as Derwent classes and manual codes. 
  • How to explore Derwent Chemistry Resource indexing and Derwent Markush Resource indexing.   
  • Expert tips to boost your search strategy. 


Written By

Jim Brown

Senior Product Specialist, IP, FIZ Karlsruhe, Inc.

Jim Brown is presently the Senior Product Specialist IP Representing CAS for FIZ Karlsruhe in the U.S. Jim joined FIZ Karlsruhe, Inc. in 2008 as a Regional Sales Manager after working at IFI Claims Patent Services for 23 years. His current duties at FIZ Karlsruhe Inc. include customer trainings, authoring workshop manuals and presentations, and representing CAS and FIZ Karlsruhe at conferences. Jim was on the PIUG Board of Directors from June 2010 to June 2012 in the position of secretary; from June 2012 to 2014 he served on the PIUG Board of Directors as Vice-Chair.