For full text of student and faculty work to appear in the ScholarWorks repository, each author has to give permission. For work like dissertations, masters & honors theses and research posters, we need a signed ScholarWorks Access Agreement. Each author has the right to embargo their work for a while
In collaboration with the Lee Honors College, we are entering all the honors theses in ScholarWorks. To make the full text of the thesis available, the author has to sign a permission form or access agreement.
Paper submission: Print out the form, fill out the information and send it to: Lee Honors College, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5244
WMU dissertations and master's theses citations will now be made available on ScholarWorks. Authors may wish to publish or patent their work elsewhere and not make the full text of their work available on the institutional repository immediately. Each graduate student is to fill out and submit a ScholarWorks Access Agreement, indicating either open access immediately or an embargo period.
Please open the appropriate form and either
We are soliciting permission from students and their faculty advisors, as well as the Faculty FRAACA Grant awardees, to publish the posters from the 6th annual "Research and Creative Activities Poster Day" on the ScholarWorks site in a dedicated area under the Office of Vice President for Research.
Directions for successfully submitting a permission form: