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Full texts of bachelor’s, master’s, specialist’s, postgraduate degree final qualifying works/scholarly papers (henceforth FQW) are stored in TSU e-library (repository).
FQW files are uploaded by students and postgraduates on their own under the following conditions.
1. Checks FQW text for the volume and accuracy of citations using one of two open Web-services:
2. Downloads a report about checking FQW text in .pdf format, provided by the corresponding service. Instructions.
3. Scans the title sheet with all the signatures necessary to confirm eligibility to defend FQW
4. Merges the title sheet, FQW text* and the report about checking FQW text for the volume and accuracy of citations into one single file. The programs and links to the services on merging PDF files
*Note: the decision about the volume of disclosed FQW text which contains non-public information (excluding some chapters or providing extended abstract) is made by the head of the Principal Educational Program. If FQW text is uploaded abridged, a scanned document confirming this decision with the signature of PEP head must be included in FQW file.
5. Uploads the file (no later than 2 days before the defense) in TSU e-library (repository) through the Web-form. Instructions.
The uploaded FQW file can be replaced by the department of Digital Library upon official notice from the secretary of State Examination Board (SEB) sent to the e-mail email@example.com with the new version of the file attached.
In general, while drawing up the work one should rely upon recommendations on bibliographic description of a document.
After being uploaded the FQW file is editorially revised and becomes available in TSU e-library (repository) within one working day*.
*Note: During the period of mass uploading of FQWs the time period of their appearance in TSU e-library (repository) may be extended up to two working days.
Browse the collection of “Final qualifying works (FQW)” in TSU e-library (repository) here.
FQWs of Law Institute graduates can be found here.
The texts of final qualifying works are stored on an open source website under the following orders by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation:
Rules and regulations for storing texts of final qualifying works in TSU e-library (repository).
Rules and regulations for storing texts of postgraduates’ scholarly papers in TSU e-library (repository).
The following consultations are available:
- on the usage of the services checking the accuracy of citations and merging a report into FQW file – librarians in reading rooms, information center 24/7, and a bibliographer in the Research Commons. Tel. 78-51-23; 78-51-26;
- on drawing up a FQW – in Educational Center, room №20 (RL New Building). Elena Kichigina. Tel. 78-51-56; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
- on uploading FQW in TSU e-library (repository) – in the department of Digital Library. Natalia Svetlichnaya. Tel. 78-51-47; e-mail: email@example.com.