Intellectual Property (copyrights, patents, and trademarks) plays a very important role in protecting your writing, invention, product, or service. Do you have a small business? Are you marketing a product or service? Or are you just interested in learning more about Trademarks? Join us in the library to learn the basics about what a trademark is, and what it protects. As a bonus, you will also learn how to search the TESS database to see what has already been registered with the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).