Below is an example of how to cite a patent in APA Style, 7th Edition. To verify the citation style required for your assignments, please review your assignment or speak with your instructor for further guidance.
A patent citation requires the following: the name of the inventor, the year the patent was issued, the unique patent identifier, the location of patent publication and the name of the official source of the patent.
Emblem Anti-theft device
Reference List Citation:
Schuppa,W.G. (1992). European Patent No.0519126 (A1). Munich, Germany: European Patent Office.