Workspaces

Recording Inventorship

In efforts to integrate with other public good projects, the Lens provides functionalities to record inventorship in an open and transparent way. Recording Inventorship essentially links an inventor name on a patent to his/her Lens account allowing for a clear…

Linked Services

You can link your accounts from third party services to your Lens profile. We currently support LinkedIn and ORCID accounts. By linking your ORCID account you can automatically update your ORCID works with patents from recorded inventorships. Linking these services will…

Export Collections and Results

The lens supports exporting of metadata for up to 1000 search results or 10,000 collection items. You can access the export function via its icon on the result listing header or from the “Collections” tab of the Work Area. When…

Collections & Saved Queries

Collections and Saved Queries are two different ways you can save the results of a search on The Lens. Collections When you search on The Lens you will notice a number of collection management tools below the search bar on…

Tags

You can use tags to organise your documents, collections, and saved queries. Tags can be added to documents from the search result page by clicking on the tag icon next to the title of the document. Below the title of…

Search History

As you browse content on The Lens, your search history is tracked and recorded in your private search history page. This history is viewable by only you and we will never access or otherwise use it. You can use your…