Submission of Ph.D. Theses
Due to the COVID pandemic, we kindly ask you to send your copies by mail:
If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us via e-mail or telephone.
Doctoral theses written at the TU Kaiserslautern must be delivered to the university library in the number of copies required by the respective Ph.D. regulations.
Central library, building 32, room 327
Telephone: +49 631 205-2369
When depositing printed copies in accordance with the respective Ph.D. regulations, we ask you not to use coil bindings. Such bindings cause considerable problems with the filing and archiving.
Please choose the classic adhesive binding for your work.
Electronic versions of doctoral theses are to be published on the university library's publication server KLUEDO.
KLUEDO FAQ: publication of doctoral theses, retention periods
Please notice that printed copies must also be submitted when choosing the electronic version.
Number of Printed Copies to be Delivered
The following information serves as a first overview only. Please refer to the specific Ph.D. regulations which you can find below.
|Electronic publication on KLUEDO||5||5||5||5||5||5||5||5||k. A.||5||5||4-6|
|Publishing with a publisher*||5||5||5||3||3||3||3||3||5||3||5||4-6|
|Publishing in a journal||5||5||5||5||k .A.||3||k. A.||5||5||k. A.||k. A.||k. A.|
|Self-publishing version (book or photo print)||40||40||40||40||40||40||40||k. A.||(40)**||40||85||80|
* A minimum print run of a certain number of copies must usually be proven.
** after 9 months