Each student is responsible for obtaining any necessary permissions for including previously published materials as part of the thesis.
Visit Scholarly Communications for additional information. If permission is given, published material can be used in its original typeset form as long as the thesis specifications are met.
Oversize sheets must be folded to come within the text area so the folds will not be trimmed off or bound in during the binding procedure.
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You can submit an electronic copy of your thesis at Add Your Thesis to [email protected]
Please be sure that the file is identical to the paper version you submitted to your department.Thesis charges will be added to student bills during the semester immediately preceding graduation.Undergraduate students do not pay a processing fee.Italics may, however, be used for short quotations or to highlight variables in an equation, for example.Notes and the text in tables, etc., should not be smaller than 10-point. All information (text headings, notes, and illustrations), excluding page numbers, must be within the text area.The full complement of CMS graduate student theses — on television, games, activism, education, and more.Theses are also available at DSpace (both CMS and Science Writing), MIT’s own repository for its community’s academic publications.Charts, graphs, tables, etc., should be reduced whenever possible to an 8½-by-11-inch format.If material is not reducible, acceptable 11-by-17-inch watermarked paper can be requested at Copy Tech (11-004).Oversize sheets must be folded to come within the text area so the folds will not be bound in during the binding procedure.Double-sided printing is acceptable if the paper is sufficiently opaque so that text and illustrations on one side do not impair readability on the other side.