Good overview of what Electronic Theses and Dissertations are and has a link to the school's handbook. Good example for Bethel.
From Electronic Theses and Dissertations conference in Pittsburgh, PA 2009
When the University at Albany, specifically the Office of Graduate Studies, initiated the implementation electronic dissertation submission, unanticipated concerns over the use of ETD were communicated by academic departments, advisors, administration, Library staff and students during this process. The scope of the issues ranged from decreased University income, accessibility of the research publications, formatting issues and policy and procedural changes.
Carleton is creating a digital archive of significant student work, in the form of comps and honors papers. Faculty and staff in each academic department or program will work with their students to ensure that the final version of comps papers and projects and honors papers are archived in a digital form, starting with the 2008-09 academic year.
Place where Bethel seminary students submit their Theses and Dissertations. Have to pay for access.
Web page with links to resources related to Theses and Dissertations.
Schools using UMI Proquest for electronic submission of Theses and Dissertations.
Developed at the University of Utah, this software is designed to work with Contentdm to manage the workflow of submitting and publishing scholarly works.
Excellent description of how UPitt started its ETD program and list all who was included. Great model.
Grad School page that facilitates the submission of Electronic Theses and Dissertations.
Grant for Hope College to do deep research and share it online. Explore this model.
As he has conducted his own scholarship on Atlantic studies and the digital humanities, Pannapacker has observed the increasing significance of new media not only for pursuing scholarly work but for sharing it. He believes that the program's emphasis on the use of digital technologies will be equally crucial to the students' future success.
ETD discussion list archive
Good example of using Theses and Dissertations in CONTENTdm with submission link.
List of Metadate elements that are necessary for interoperability with electronic theses and dissertations.
How to deal with FERPA regarding Theses and Dissertations. Written by one of the founders of the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations.
Process to submit Theses and Dissertation over the Web. Says it is free and one copy goes to ProQuest and the other goes to the Library.
Indiana Wesleyan is a customer.
Presentations in 2008 about using CONTENTdm as an IR.
Three versions from University of Utah, Claremont Colleges and University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
Page to support the submission of student Comps, Honors and Prize-winning works. Shows how to convert to PDF and how to submit.
Great Step by Step process on getting started with ETDs from the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations.
Good example of an online submission form linked to from Bowling Green University's webpage. Includes a copyright acknowledgment and reminds the submitter of the requirements that must be done before submitting.
Good example of what the upload process looks like and the check box (digital signature)