10 days before the date of the public defense student must submit ETD work to Repository according to ETD submission instruction or Video presentation.
1. Main stages of submission of ETD work:
1.1. student‘s registration in Repository and log in;
1.2. submission of ETD work file (main file must be submitted in PDF format. At the request of the author, Work as an appendix may be submitted in other formats);
Choice of access of ETD work: 1) free access, 2) embargo** access, 3) access on the University intranet. Maximum possible embargo or on the intranet period for ETD work – 5 years (60 months). At the end of the embargo period (specified for the ETD work, the student has the opportunity to prolong or change (within a month) ETD work access conditions (Application form
). If the ETD work access conditions are not renewed, they are automatically changed (for ETD work) to – free access on the internet. University supports the Open Access movement and encourages the publication of ETD works freely accessible on the internet;
1.3. submission of metadata** about the student, ETD supervisor, title, 3–5 key words, summaries in Lithuanian and English, etc.;
1.4. confirmation of e-licence agreement;
1.5. student will receive confirmations by e-mail 1) about submission of ETD work, 2) about archived ETD. If ETD submitted information is not correct, student will have notification by e-mail to correct information provided.
In case of uncertainty, contact the responsible library staff persons.
*ETD – master theses, doctoral dissertations and their summaries.
** Embargo period – period, when public access to the ETD is restricted.
***Metadata – data about the ETD (author, title, key words, etc.).