Thomas Register Search ThomasNet, the most comprehensive resource for industrial information. Go straight to the source of product, company information, CAD drawings and more.
City of Dayton Ohio Invention
United Inventors Association of the USA - A national organization of inventor groups.
Inventors Club of K.C.
Rocky Mountain Inventors Association
Inventors Network of the Capital Area - D.C.
Inventors' Alliance (IA) is an all-volunteer resource and mutual help group for inventors in the San Francisco Bay Area. A major objective is to share and pool know-how for the benefit of their members.
Search Google Government Websites for Grants
DOE Inventions and Innovation Program
Small Business Innovation Research Awards
Small Business Administration Federal Grant Resources Page
Inventors' Digest - A great website and publication just for inventors.
Books for Inventors
Videos & DVD's of Famous Inventions & Inventors
Posters & Prints of Famous Inventions & Inventors
Baker Botts Technology Calendar A collection of current seminars and meetings of nonprofit organizations and technology-related companies.
FARM SHOW Magazine - A website and publication that focuses on latest new products and "made it myself" inventions born in farm workshops and features the world's first database of farm inventions
Engines of our Ingenuity - Radio Program Scripts by John H. Lienhard, Professor of M.E. U of H
Tradepub.com - Many (but not all) Trade Magazines for various industries and markets.
Wal-Mart Innovation Network The WIN program is an innovative service designed to help inventors or manufacturers of new products evaluate the potential of their ideas. An honest, objective third-party analysis of the risks and potential of your idea, product or invention.
QVC Product Evaluation How to get your product evaluated for possible airing on QVC television and online shopping.
One Stop Business Center - Provides you with information on city, county, state and federal regulations affecting your current or proposed business. Free "Getting Started Packet"-your roadmap to operating a business in Houston-are available by mail or in person to anyone opening or expanding a small business.
Springboard Ventures®, Inc. - A Houston company assisting early stage technology companies with all phases of business development by connecting Entrepreneurs to a network of Investors, Mentors, Professional Service Providers, online/offline educational resources.
Our Friends at the US Patent Office Free-full text and pictorial copies of U.S. patents.
European Patent Office Worldwide patent database foreign patents and U.S. Patent.
U.S. Patent Office Kids Page
Ron Riley's Kid Inventor Homepage Great website for Young Inventors and Teachers. Keep up the good work Ron!
Howstuffworks.com Award-winning site providing Internet users with clear, straightforward information on how stuff works.
They Made America: Innovators
Smithsonian: American Inventors & Inventions
Enchanted Learning: U.S. & Canadian Inventors
Famous African-American Inventors
Famous Women Inventors
American Inventions by State
Thomas Edison Home Page
Benjamin Franklin: Glimpses of the Man