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Publishing your thesis

Thesis finished? The Library can publish your AUAS thesis, making it available worldwide.

Publish your thesis in a knowledge base

If you have successfully completed your studies, your thesis can be added to the Kennisbank. A good way to show what you have accomplished.

The Kennisbank is a service of the Library to make theses of the Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences available worldwide.

Theses added to the Kennisbank will automatically be added to the HBO Kennisbank, as well. Your publication can then be found by anyone via search engines like Google. In the HvA Kennisbank it will be assigned a persistent weblink, so that It is simple to refer to your publication.

How to get your thesis into the Kennisbank

Many faculties have theses marked 7 or higher added to the Kennisbank. This is on condition that you and your supervisor give permission to do so. To this end you sign a permission form when handing in your thesis to the degree programme office.

Does your programme not take part?

Please contact the Library.

Important points when adding your thesis to the Kennisbank

Your thesis is publicly available. Keep this in mind when publishing your research:

  • Do not publish personal or business sensitive data
  • Do not publish confidential information
  • Ask permission from the company where you did your graduation research
  • Do not use illegal images, text etc. in your thesis

More information

Procedure for adding theses to the Kennisbank, including the form for permission to publish (pdf, Dutch)

Thesis tips flyer (pdf, Dutch)

Tips on how to deal with sensitive information in your thesis (pdf, Dutch)

Published by  HvA Library 19 August 2019