The online resources provided should answer your questions.
The online resources provided should answer your questions.You will be asked for your "Institutional Student ID" number during the process. Your Institutional Student ID number can be found within your "My LIU" account or by contacting your academic department.
You are encouraged to read all of the provided information under the “Resources and Guidelines” tab so that you have a full understanding of the process and of your rights as an author.
If you have not already done so you will first need to create an account by clicking on the "Sign up and get started today! Once you have logged in and are ready to publish, you will be asked several questions during the process concerning copyright protection, open access publishing, and if you wish to delay (embargo) the publication of your dissertation or thesis.
On page 4, please check on the top part of the page and Yes under SELECT PUBLISHING OPTIONS.
Sign at the bottom of the page (any restrictions you wish to place on your dissertation are done on the e TD Website; this form will not be sent to Pro Quest until all restrictions have been lifted, usually two years after graduation).
If you choose to register the copyright (page 6), an additional fee of $55 will be required by Pro Quest.
The copyright registration is optional, and you will still own the copyright even if you choose not to register it.The fee noted on page 4 for Traditional Publishing is included in the fee that you pay to Penn State.Complete page 5, entering the 4-digit code and category for your major that can be found on pages 8 through 11 of the form.Return pages 4 and 5 to the Office of Theses and Dissertations, along with a copy of your title page and abstract.You are not required to provide a hard copy of the dissertation to Pro Quest.You must follow the formatting guidelines as stipulated by your department.It is particularly important that you follow the correct format on the title page so that your dissertation or thesis can be indexed correctly. If you include signatures in the document, you will need to resubmit and the publication of your dissertation or thesis will be delayed.If you still have questions concerning this program you can e-mail your library liaison.If you have technical questions during the process please contact the ETD administrator, Jamani. (516-299-2874) In addition to submitting your dissertation or thesis to the Proquest EDT Administrator, you can also submit your dissertation to the LIU Institutional Repository (IR).Once you submit your dissertation, the ETD Administrator will review your submission for formatting and other quality control issues.The final submittal to the Proquest Dissertation & Theses Full-text database will take place after your graduation.