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Why be Included?

Be a part of the global research community — Increase your profile and career opportunities within your discipline and in multidisciplinary fields of study by ensuring your works are part of the conversation.

Gain recognition of scholarly achievement — Improve publishing opportunities through increased exposure and demonstrated usage of your work. Your dissertation will be indexed in Google Scholar and relevant subject indexes such as PsycINFO, MLA or IET Inspec to maximize your exposure.

Protect your intellectual property — You always retain the copyright to your work as ProQuest is a non-exclusive publisher; PQDT is also used for prior art and patent application research, strengthening your IP protection.

Generate income — 10% of Royalties are paid to all authors who set up an account and keep contact information current.

Access discounted author products and services — Receive special promotional pricing to promote your research and commemorate your accomplishments.

Ultimately, research uploaded and stored in this way becomes searchable globally. Knowing that my research is available to people in my field and related fields gives me a great sense of satisfaction and accomplishment.

Sarah Anthony, Doctoral Student Author, Iowa University/p>

Benefits of Partnership

ProQuest puts the tools and resources in your hands. Offering expert guidance, products, and services to deliver royalties, print copies, copyright registration.

 Direct Submissions

Direct Submissions

If your institution doesn’t submit, you can submit your dissertation directly to ProQuest along with proof of degree.

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Educational Resources

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Content Articles

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I received a message from ProQuest saying that mine was the most read dissertations in October, and I thought, wow! Then it was again November - April! Building networks of thought is a genius human discovery.

Rache Quick, Masters Student Author University of Missouri

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FAQ for Authors

FAQ for Authors

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Open Access Services

Open Access Services

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Dissertations Bootcamp

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