Help for Inventors in Maine
There are many sources of help for inventors who want to patent an invention. On the Patent Search Information site, see particularly the Patent Search Process, U.S. Patent Databases, U.S. Manual of Classification, Classification Definitions, and U.S. Official Gazette pages.
Some additional starting points for inventors:
The Inventor's Bible: How to Market and License Your Brilliant Ideas
Maine Inventors OrganizationsMaine Inventors Forum
Maine Patent and Trademark Depository Libraries