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Wits Institutional Repository (WIReDSpace): Wits E-Theses/Dissertations (ETDs)

This Guide provides information and resources about institutional repositories and Wits Institutional Repository on DSpace (WIREDSPACE). It provides guidelines on depositing in and accessing material from WIREDSPACE, as well as OA and OER Resources.

Wits Electronic Theses and Dissertations

Wits Theses and Dissertations are deposited in full-text onto WIReDSpace and are accessible around the world.

The intellectual property in Theses and Dissertations belongs to Wits, so in the event of students wanting to publish their theses/dissertations or being approached by publishers to publish their theses/dissertations, students would need to obtain permission from Wits Legal Office or the Research Office.  For information on how to deposit in WIReDSpace, please speak to your Faculty Librarian.