Launch of New Website 🎉🌐 圖書館新網站已經推出

We are delighted to announce that the brand new website of IFTM Library is launched!

The new website is not only an upgrade on the look, with a library-oriented approach, it is easier and more efficient for users to look for information. Feel free to explore the site and let us know what you think!


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Citation Tools 引文工具Patent Tools 專利工具


Citation Tools 引文工具




About Endnote

**Important : APA 7th edition style is available, check-> here and follow the steps to install latest APA style to your EndNote.



Endnote is the  software tool for publishing and managing bibliographies, citations and references on the Windows and Macintosh desktop.




All staff and students from IFTM may install EndNote on their personal computer for research purpose.




Choose the operating system of your computer and login your iftm account to download Endnote (comparison of different versions).



Setting for Find Full Text feature

EndNote provides "Find Full Text" feature for you to download the fulltext for the reference that saved in your Endnote Library. You have to change some setting with the following steps before using this feature.


1. Click Edit → Preferences


2. Click the 「Find Full Text」on the sidebar and tick all the 4 boxes.


3. Input as the 「OpenURL Path」.


4. Input as the URL for「Authenticate with」, then click「OK」.



These setting only need to be set for once. After finish the setting, select the references that you wish to find the full text and click right button → Find Full Text → Find Full Text for the feature.



However, this function is limited by the institute's subscription and other technical issues.

It is possible that EndNote found the article URL only, or even found nothing.  In this case, just download the full-text PDF via our Discovery platform or other databases and attach to the reference.


Instruction Tools






Patent Tools 專利工具





Derwent Innovation


Built by IP experts and data scientists, Derwent Innovation is a market-leading patent research and analytics platform delivering access to globally trusted patents and scientific literature. Our enhanced content, proprietary search and data intelligence technology helps a global community of more than 40,000 innovators and legal professionals find answers to complex questions. 


Please approach library or fill in "Ask for Assistance" online form to request user account.




Learning Resources




Innography's PatentScout™ delivers critical patent data from a private, web-based platform. Access patent data where needed in your organization, without the loss of privacy and search logging associated with free patent search tools.


The visualizations available in PatentScout® is interactive and dynamic, which is especially useful for determining where to perform further analysis. The data behind each point can be viewed in detail and further analyzed, providing drill-in capabilities and recursive analyses to any level of granularity.

  • Same patent data available as Innography® • Includes keyword and semantic search • QuickView of patents and downloads • Unlimited, enterprise-use for anyone in your organization, no login or seat assignments required • Can be configured to have display of claims in either an “on” or “off” mode at the account level • Protects your IP research strategy from public data gathering (as opposed to “free” search tools) • Includes convenient “find more like this” feature when a patent of interest has been identified


Steps by steps to create your user account, check this Manual