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Doctoral theses


Here you find compiled information for doctoral students at Lund University about the procedure for registering, publishing and making their doctoral theses visible.

Theses written at Lund University require ISBN number. Depending on which faculty and institution you belong to, you may order ISBN either from your faculty or from the University Library.

The University Library can provide you with ISBN for your printed and electronic doctoral thesis. The thesis must also be registered in LUCRIS to be visible both in the Research Portal and in LU's calendar for upcoming defenses.

To publish the full text increases the dissemination and visibility of the thesis. Depending on the type of thesis, there may be different copyright rules that apply.

A number of printed copies must be submitted to the University Library, or sent by post. Below are entries for more information, you can also contact your faculty secretary if you have other questions.

Related information

See upcoming defences of doctoral theses at Lund University in the calendar (in Swedish).