Prepare for Submission & Publication
It is highly recommended you consider several publication issues prior to submitting your manuscript to the GW ProQuest ETD Administrator site. To assist you in making these decisions for your thesis or dissertation, this website provides basic information on:
- Creative Commons Licenses
- Patent Issues
- Publisher Issues
- Publishing Options
- University Formatting Guidelines
Crossing the Finish Line: Uploading Your Electronic Thesis or Dissertation (ETD): Covers information on submission deadlines and requirements, university formatting requirements, and publishing options with ProQuest.
Dissertation and Theses Publishing Issues: Covers basic information on copyright, publishing agreements, previously published works in your ETD, ETD Licensing and Agreements and Open Access.
ProQuest Student Submission Support: Provides an overview for submitting your ETD, revising your submission, the status of your submission and decisions regarding your submission.
Resources & Guidelines: Additional resources on these topics can be found in the GW ProQuest ETD Administrator.
If you need help with the ETD submission process, you may make an appointment with the Library ETD Administrator