|According to the preliminary arrangement in the frame of exchange of patent information, 21 copies of the Official Bulletin of Intellectual Property Agency were sent to the Patent Offices of foreign countries as well as to WIPO, EPO and EAPO.
For realization of the international agreement "On joint publication of the regional patent - information product on optical discs CD - ROM", which has 9 CIS member-countries, were produced 12 compact discs "CISPATENT" 4 of which contain bibliographic data in Armenian, Russian and English on 126 patents on inventions and 20 utility models registered in the Republic of Armenia. Works based on the above Agreement are in course. Within the framework of information exchange the Agency receives patent documentation on CD-s from European Patent Agency, the patent offices of the USA, Austria, France, and from Canada since 2005 as an exchange for the CISPATENT disc.
In 2005 the IPA continued experiments of information search system EAPATIS, created in cooperation with the EAPO. This system allows all the interested persons to have free access to the database of inventions and utility models registered in the Republic of Armenia. The information database of the Agency has been updated with the patent information from the Russian Federation since 1924, which is input on optical discs. The Agency continues to receive the inventions search system "ESPACEWorld" from WIPO as well as inventions search system "BREF" and "COSMOS" from France.