Why Make Your Institution’s Research Output Available to International Scholars via ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global?
- Greater exposure of your university’s graduate works through the world’s most comprehensive and prestigious collection of dissertations and theses.
- Increase profile of your university and its research output within the scholarly community
- Increase potential for research collaboration -- more than 200 million hits a year made by researchers accessing electronic theses
- Preservation copies of graduate works created for the university in analog (microform) and digital formats
How Will Participation in PQDT Global Increase Your Research Profile?
- PQDT Global is the primary dissertations database in 3,000 academic institutions worldwide
- PQDT Global is indexed by leading subject indices, putting your graduate works into the primary search tools used by specialist researchers, including: ERIC, GeoRef, Institute of Physics (IOP), MathSciNet, MLA, SciFinder, Sociological Abstracts, and PsycINFO. See full list of index partners
- Greater exposure = more chance of collaboration and further publication options
- Greater knowledge of how your scholarly works are being used through usage reporting and the proprietary ProQuest Dissertations Dashboard
- Cloud-based tool: ETD Administrator
- Developed with the academic community and continuously updated and improved based upon community feedback
- Customized for your institution
- No cost for set up, maintenance or submissions
- Fast and easy to implement and scale
- Administration and use of the system is straightforward
- Ensures consistency of your submission process and maintains compliance with institutional policies
- Your institution’s forms, embargo policies, and checklists are embedded to support and enhance your processes and workflows
- Reduce staff time required and potential for confusion and delays
- Dual Output
- PQDT Global
- Your institutional repository
Alternative Ingest Options
For institutions that have an existing reliable electronic submission tool, we offer an alternative ingest option.
Dissertations Dissemination Brochure
Author License Agreement
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Contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more about ProQuest dissemination of dissertations and theses and how it will benefit your institution.