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Public Access and Your Thesis (Webinar)- For graduate researchers and super...

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This workshop covers everything you need to know to prepare a PhD or Masters by Research thesis for the University's Open Access Repository (Minerva Access). The concepts covered are essential knowledge for graduate researchers at all stages of their thesis, and their supervisors.

Topics include:

  • An overview of University of Melbourne policy governing public access to graduate research theses

  • An overview of the systems used for examination and open access publishing: TES and Minerva Access

  • The benefits of making a thesis open access, along with a consideration of potential issues.

  • Selecting and applying embargo periods to protect commercial IP, patent applications, legally/politically sensitive information, and your ability to publish.

  • Managing 3rd-party copyright

  • Issues to be aware of early if planning to submit a thesis-with-publication.

This workshop is relevant to all graduate researchers and their supervisors.

Presenter: Jenny McKnight (Research & Collections).

NOTE: THIS IS AN ONLINE WEBINAR and will be the final repeat of this seminar for 2019. Further on campus and webinar sessions will be scheduled for 2020 shortly.

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