ProQuest has served as the steward of significant collections, including graduate works, since 1938. During that time, thanks to successful publishing partnerships with 700 universities,
ProQuest has shepherded more than 1.7 million graduate works into the scholarly record for the advancement of research. Now the process is easier than ever, with ProQuest's Web-based system.
Use ETD Administrator - trusted workflow tool for streamlining, archiving, and dissemination of graduate research
The ProQuest ETD Administrator system helps manage the electronic submission of dissertations and theses from your institution. It simplifies the submission process for students and graduate administrators alike by moving all steps online and eliminating the need to box and ship paper copies of each dissertation or thesis.
Student Submission Process
We will establish a unique ETD Administrator site for your students that will guide them through uploading their graduate works and all relevant information. The system alerts the designated administrator for your school when each student submission is complete, providing an opportunity to review the submission before sending it to us.
The Administrator Role
Every ETD Administrator site will have one primary administrator, with additional administrators depending on the size and needs of your school. Alerted when new submissions are completed, the administrator reviews each submission before sending to ProQuest, either individually or in batches. The administrator can also have the prepublication version of each submission posted to a university FTP site.
Once your ETD Administrator site has been set up, we will notify you and provide administrator-level access. You will then have the ability to:
Why go online with the ETD Administrator?
A faster, simpler submission process
Results in the highest-quality product
Provides the management tools you need
Faster inclusion in ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global (PQDT Global)
How can we get started?
Who else is using ProQuest ETD Administrator?
Check out the list of participating schools.
Making the transition
You can set up, train, test and pilot over the summer:
It's easy: Contact Dr. Marlene Coles (firstname.lastname@example.org), and we will do the rest.
It's fast: Your customized ProQuest ETD Administrator will be set late summer, in time for fall classes.
It's free: There is no additional cost, and nothing to install.
It's supported: Once your site is set up, we provide training over the phone. Going forward, technical support is just a phone call away.
Put the ProQuest ETD Administrator to work for your graduate works…email email@example.com today!