Graduate School 119 Eisenhower Hall785-532-6191800-651-1816 toll free785-532-2983 [email protected] Help Desk222 K-State Student Union Cat's Pause [email protected] students are required to submit a PDF version of their dissertation to Pro Quest.
Submit your dissertation to the K-State Research Exchange (KREx) and wait until it is approved before submitting to Pro Quest.
Many dissertations are accessible online at no cost.
For others, copies of dissertations can be purchased through Pro Quest.
Pro Quest/UMI is also the Library of Congress Offsite Digital Repository for dissertations and theses.
When you publish your thesis with Pro Quest/UMI, you will sign an agreement form granting Pro Quest/UMI a non-exclusive license to duplicate and distribute your thesis and to publish the abstract that you prepare.
Students are paid royalties on the sale of their dissertations.
Pro Quest also provides archival storage of your dissertation, ensuring that it will remain accessible far into the future.
(In some cases this information is available online and linked below.) Although not required by the university, you may want one or more bound copies of your thesis or dissertation.
You can order bound copies from Pro Quest during the submission process; locally, we recommend Acme Binding in Charlestown.