NOTE: Publishing in an undergraduate-research-specific journal may preclude publication in a more general scientific journal.
Creative Matter Student Scholarship
Why should I publish my thesis in Creative Matter?
Scholarly work shared with a broad audience
Improved visibility in major search engines
Preserving and accessing content through a permanent URL
Retention of intellectual property rights to your work
Tracking download statistics via comprehensive reports
Howcan I publish my thesis in Creative Matter?
Click on the "Submit Research" button on thehomepage of the repository. (All steps are outlined in the video below.)
Scroll down the page to the appropriate submission link for your discipline. (For student research, the link is near the bottom of the page and listed under "Student Scholarship by Department.") If you are not logged into the system, you will be prompted at this point. Use your Skidmore username and password to do so.
Fill in all required fields. To restrict access to the Skidmore Community choose "Restricted Thesis" (or any of the "Restricted" types) under "Document Type." The title of the work, abstract, etc. will be viewable to outsiders, but they will not be able to download the full thesis without Skidmore credentials.