BU Digital Commons can accept any material that is in digital form. A wide range of digital material can be placed in the repository, including but not limited to text, video, image, and audio files. If your digital objects consists of multiple files of different formats, it will be placed in the repository as a set (for example: as a PDF file with associated files). Possible material to place in the BU Digital Commons includes but is not limited to the list below:
• Articles and preprints
• Technical reports
• Working papers
• Conference papers/presentations
• Dissertations/theses/practicums/capstone projects
• Out of copyright books in digital format
• Data Sets
Please be advised that the Digital Commons is not a place to publish personal or hobby content. Materials submitted must be related in some way to your role with Butler University.
If you have a work or research that is not in a digital format and needs to be digitized, the library can assist with this.
Please contact Olivia MacIsaac if you have something you would like to submit please contact or for assistance with digitizing your material. (firstname.lastname@example.org or ext. 9206)