Dissertation and Thesis Copyright and Library Release Form
This is a release form for the Eastern University library to store and share your thesis. Please read the following agreement, enter your personal information and attach your thesis. As the author of an Eastern University thesis, you are asked to certify that the version submitted to Eastern University Library, as the document of record, is the final version approved by your thesis/dissertation Chair and Committee.
You certify that when applicable you have attached and obtained written permission statements from the owners of any third party copyrighted material included in your thesis/dissertation, allowing for the distribution of your thesis/dissertation as listed below.
You also grant Eastern University the non-exclusive license to archive and make accessible, under the conditions specified in this form, your thesis or dissertation in abstract/part/ or in whole; in all forms of media, now and hereafter. You are aware that you have the option and that it is recommended by Eastern University that you register your copyright with the US Copyright office. You retain all other ownership rights to the copyright of the thesis or dissertation by virtue of being the author. You also retain the right to future works, such as articles or books, using all or part of this thesis.
Bibliographic information about the thesis shall be added to the online Library catalog of Eastern University. Bibliographic information, and the abstract and text of the thesis/ dissertation may be placed on the Eastern University Digital Repository at the discretion of the University and made accessible through online indexing and accessibility applications.
Thesis Advisor Validation Statement
Your Thesis Advisor has approved the final version of the thesis/dissertation as submitted to Eastern University as the document of record and that it accurately represents the document reviewed and approved by the appropriate committee.
SUBMISSION OF A PRINT COPY: If your program requires it, please provide one print copy of your dissertation/thesis to the library. Your thesis will be professionally bound and cataloged for the Warner Library collection. If your program requires a bound copy for their own archives, you may submit a second hard copy. The binding charge for this copy is $30, payable by cash or by check to Eastern University. Students must supply all copies; the library will not make copies of manuscripts. See your department administrator for guidelines.