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Taking the Plunge: Requiring the ETD

Douglas, Kimberly and Coles, Betsy and Porter, George S. and Van de Velde, Eric (2003) Taking the Plunge: Requiring the ETD. California Institute of Technology . (Unpublished)

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It made sense for Caltech, the California Institute of Technology (a private, technically focused, U.S. university,, to go electronic when it comes to theses. It took, however, more than three years: From March 1999 when Prof. Ed Fox of the Virginia Technical University spoke at Caltech to July 2002 when ETDs became required for all PhD candidates. How was it done and what are the lessons learned?

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Porter, George S.0000-0002-6539-638X
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Deposited On:18 Nov 2003
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