Digital Commons @ Butler University is an open access repository dedicated to preserving and making accessible the intellectual and creative output of Butler University. By depositing your work in Digital Commons @ Butler University, you're making your work available to scholars who may not otherwise have access to the journals your work is published in. Read on to learn more about contributing!
Who can contribute? Individuals affiliated with any Butler University, college, department, program, or other campus unit can contribute content.
What kind of material can I contribute? Digital Commons @ Butler University can accept any material that is in digital form, including but not limited to text, video, image, and audio files. Materials submitted must be related in some way to your role with Butler University.
What is my content is not in digital format? The library can help you digitize any work or research that is not in digital format. To request assistance, contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
What rights do I grant Butler when I deposit my work? Individual authors retain their copyright but are asked to complete a Non-Exclusive Licensing Agreement for materials deposited. Requests for commercial use of materials found in the Digital Commons @ Butler University will be referred back to the author.
Can I submit work as an undergraduate student? Yes! When you submit your thesis, you have the option of making it openly available in Digital Commons. If you're preparing your resume, this is a great way to share your research with your future graduate program or employer.