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About DTheses

The DTheses site is Athabasca University's institutional repository for Theses and Dissertations. It is a digital library system that uses open source DSpace software to

  • Collect
    • theses and dissertations from students;
  • Describe
    • technical, descriptive, and rights metadata and assign persistent identifiers;
  • Distribute
    • metadata and documents and deliver them via the Web, with necessary access controls; and
  • Preserve
    • large-scale, stable, and managed long-term storage archives.

About Dspace Software

  • DSpace was jointly developed by the MIT Libraries and Hewlett-Packard Company, and was funded by HP through invent@MIT--the HP-MIT Alliance. It is used by more than 150 education institutions world wide.


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