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copies of some theses may be available at MIT divisional libraries.
The permanent copies of theses (as well as microfiche copies) maintained
by the Institute Archives can be used in the Archives reading room
in 14N-118. Theses used in the Archives must be ordered at least
24-48 hours in advance because they are stored off site. To request
a thesis, contact the Archives staff at Ask the
Many theses, including all theses submitted to the Libraries since 2004, are available online in DSpace@MIT. MIT theses that have been scanned and deposited into DSpace@MIT are openly accessible to anyone. To purchase printed softbound copies of MIT theses, or to request copies of theses not yet added to DSpace@MIT, contact MIT Document Services.
from Department of Architecture theses, 1872-1968, were separated
from the text and are housed at the MIT
information about the policies and technical specifications that
must be followed to comply with Graduate School regulations and
to ensure long-term preservation of your thesis, see the most recent
Specifications for Thesis Preparation.