check icon Deposit your research into IUScholarWorks


In IUSW, you can deposit either a graduate thesis or dissertation (Bloomington only), an individual research file (e.g., journal article, book chapter, etc.), or a thematic collection (e.g., workshop series presentations, lab publications, etc.). Please follow the following guidelines for submitting your work:


Thesis or Dissertation

Bloomington graduate students may submit their thesis or dissertation to IUScholarWorks in addition to submitting it to the University Graduate School. Simply complete the Theses & Dissertations Submission Form and an IUScholarWorks staff member will notify you as soon as your work is made available.

Thematic Collection

Please fill out the New Collection Request Form. Once completed, an IUScholarWorks staff member will be in touch to discuss your needs.

Individual Research File

Follow the three-step process below to submit individual files to IUScholarWorks:

  1. Check your rights: Read our copyright and licensing page.
  2. Contact IUSW: Email for authorization to deposit in the collection of your choice. Please specify your departmental affiliation and the nature of the work(s) you need to deposit.
  3. Submit your work: Follow our submission instructions.