The master's and bachelor’s theses are submitted to Aaltodoc publication archive via MyCourses and the eAge electronic service delivery system. If you are preparing a bachelor's or master's thesis, bear in mind the following issues related to the publicity of the thesis:
Based on the decision by the Administrative Court of Northern Finland (15.2.2019/0036/1), according to Finland’s Act on the Openness of Government Activities (621/1999) and related legislation, if an electronic version of a thesis exists, it has to be sent by email to any private person requesting it, even if the author has not has not opted the full text of their work to be public online. Copyright does not restrict giving access to information from a thesis that is a public document and hence, author’s permission is not necessary.
Please note, interlibrary loan service may send a printed thesis to another library to be used at the library's premises.
More information on the publicity of theses in Into.
Majority of new theses are archived in electronic form.
Dissertations of the Aalto University are published in the DOCTORAL DISSERTATIONS series. Publications are put together on the publication platform webservice, where the process is finished with placing an order to the printing house. Some dissertations of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture are published by The Aalto ARTS Books publishing house.
It is preferable to publish the electronic version of the dissertation in Aaltodoc publication archive. The publication can be published in Aaltodoc repository only upon the permission of all the publication authors.
Publications of the Aalto University are put together on the publication platform webservice, and the process is finished with placing an order to the printing house. ISSN- and ISBN-numbers along with Aalto Serial number are generated automatically at the publication platform when ordering the publication. Concerning other publications, please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Electronic publications of the Aalto University are published in Aaltodoc publication repository. The publication can be published in Aaltodoc only upon the permission of all the publication authors.