Share Your Thesis or Dissertation

If you are the author of a thesis or dissertation with a citation in Scholars' Mine and would like to make the full text publicly available to other researchers, you may grant the Curators of the University of Missouri on behalf of Missouri S&T a non-exclusive distribution license. You retain copyright but allow your thesis/dissertation to be posted to Scholars' Mine, S&T's institutional repository. Please read the license for a more detailed description of your rights.

You may submit the license one of two ways:

  • Electronically
    • Fill out this Form.
    • Find your thesis or dissertation in Scholars' Mine and click the "Share My Thesis/Dissertation” button. This option will auto fill the form with your thesis or dissertation information.
  • Print the Form and mail it to
    • Scholars' Mine
      Curtis Laws Wilson Library
      Missouri University of Science and Technology
      404 W. 14th Street
      Rolla, MO 65409

Curtis Laws Wilson Library encourages graduates to provide this permission so that their work can reach the widest possible audience. If you have questions, please email us at or call the Scholarly Communications Librarian at 573-341-4221.

Theses and dissertations will be digitized as time allows and will not become immediately accessible.