Author Rights and Agreements

  • Grad students: Should I register my copyright?
  • Grad students: Can I include my published paper in my thesis or dissertation?
  • Grad students: Why is ProQuest selling my dissertation or thesis? If you deposited your dissertation or thesis with ProQuest, then you likely authorized them to publish and sell copies, both hard-copy and electronically. You can contact ProQuest to change your permissions, or to update your address to get royalties, at disspub@proquest.com . ProQuest provides a support page with their perspective on the benefits of publishing and distributing dissertations and theses through ProQuest.
  • Co-Authors: Who can do what?

Open Access

Publisher Agreements

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