Permission to Post Bound Theses and Dissertations

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To have the restrictions removed and to broaden access to the research and scholarship in the university's BTDs, pre-1997 theses and dissertation authors may share their copyright with the university by sending us this statement:

I hereby grant to Virginia Tech a non-exclusive license to release my [choose one: thesis or dissertation] for worldwide access.

Send this statement in a letter or email with your name, your thesis or dissertation title, and your year of completion to or to

BTD Permissions
Digital Library and Archives
University Libraries, Virginia Tech
P.O. Box 90001
Blacksburg, VA 24062-9001

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