Uic Online Thesis Submission
Otherwise, the ETD automatically becomes open access on UIC Indigo at that time.
If the student misses the two year renewal the thesis will revert to open-access.
The default for Open Access does not need any further actions.
U of I Only Indefinite Release The three release options described above will accommodate the need to postpone publication for most UIC graduate students.
Before ETD, paper theses and dissertations were bound and catalogued by the University Library.
These manuscripts are available for loan through the Library and are also available to off-campus users via Interlibrary Loan.
These options are usually only used if the thesis, or part of the thesis, is to published in a journal where it may be construed that open-access is already publication.
If a student choses Options 2 or 3 it will be for two years from the last day of the term of graduation.
Usually, this would only be to renew U of I or Closed access.However, due to publication norms in some disciplines, the Graduate College understands that occasionally students may wish to request other arrangements.Offering availability to the University of Illinois community as well as limited availability through ILL is consistent with the distribution practices of paper theses and dissertations.The Graduate College does not provide assistance to obtain permission to reprint previously copyrighted material in your thesis.Please note that it remains the student’s responsibility to determine what material requires copyright clearance.However, additional copies for personal use can be ordered, via Pro Quest, during the online thesis submission process—costs vary--or the student can take a copy to Office Services, PH 041B, for binding.At Office Services, the cost is per hardcover bound copy. For more information regarding binding additional copies, contact Office Services at [email protected] at 312.567.3068.UIC Indigo is the digital repository for research and scholarship produced at the University of Illinois at Chicago.UIC Indigo collects, disseminates, and provides persistent and reliable access to the research and scholarship of faculty, staff, and students at the University of Illinois at Chicago.Further information about UIC Indigo and Indigo in general.The copyright to a thesis belongs to the student, according to the University’s General Rules.