Release 0.9.8

02 March 2016 by Ben Warren in Release Notes

Release 0.9.8

Highlight: Lens ID

New identifiers called Lens ID(s) have been introduced as the canonical form of accessing Lens patent records. A Lens ID looks like this: lens.org/022-382-024-804-703

You can see the identifiers in the results listings, the header of the document views and in the exported results.  In future releases these IDs will also be applied to other resources such as collections. Please refer to the Lens ID support article Lens ID support article for further information.

Highlight: ORCID Cited Works Search

The structured search now allows you to enter ORCID IDs or any text string to search for ORCID IDs. The structured search will retrieve a collection of patent documents that cite the scholarly work the chosen ORCID IDs.

Simply go to the structured search and select “ORCID Works Citations” from the dropdown search field options.