The University of Stavanger's official cover and templates for the PhD thesis must be used. Attende, located on the university campus, has access to the standardized cover and templates for the PhD thesis. Elektronic template is also available at the UiS website. Making a correct pdf file can sometimes be very timeconsuming.
The costs for a certain number of copies (50 copies at the Faculty of Science and Technology, 80 at the Faculty of Social Sciences, 70 at the Faculty of Arts and Education) can be charged to the faculty. The candidate must pay out of pocket for copies over and above this number.
The dissertation will be publicly available at the University of Stavanger's library no later than two weeks before the public defense. Attende will deliver two copies of the dissertation the library in due time.
The doctoral thesis is published electronically at UiS Brage unless there are specific reasons for not doing so. Where significant third-party copyright material is included in the thesis, the author is required to-have obtained permission to publish the content. The University Library is responsible for both the clarification of the rights of publishers, and obtaining the consent of coauthors, if any. The candidate/author retains copyright in their thesis.