Hello ARLIS colleagues


We have been discussing for some time what to do about undergraduate dissertations as they are increasingly submitted for assessment in electronic form only.


We still have paper copies in the library, but most of these are getting old now with few new paper submissions happening. Our conversations have not yet managed to reach a conclusion, so I thought I’d ask you, the ARLIS community, for your experience with this issue.


So my questions are:


·         Do any of you keep electronic copies?

·         If so, how or on what platform?

·         Or do you print them out specifically to keep in the library?

·         Do you just keep Firsts?

·         Have you given up keeping undergrad dissertations completely?

·         Or what else….?


Happy to collate answers for the list.


Thanks very much




Richenda Gwilt

Learning Resources Manager


University of the Arts London

Camberwell | Chelsea | Wimbledon



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