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Information Technology Services (ITS)

ITS Short Courses and Online Videos

  • IT Services provides online videos of Microsoft Word for thesis classes.

Solution Center

  • Description: They provide assistance for current students with software related questions when formatting your ETDs. Assistance with supported software is available at no charge for current Iowa State students and employees.
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  • Phone: 515-294-4000
  • Walk In Location: 192 Parks Library


ProQuest ETD Application

  • Description: UMI/ProQuest is the company that developed the ETD submission application.  If you have trouble creating a ProQuest account, or submitting your thesis, they will be able to assist.
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  • Phone: 877-408-5027
  • Hours: 8am-5pm Monday - Friday (CST)

ISU Graduate College

Thesis Office

  • Description: The Thesis Office reviews all electronic theses/dissertations to make sure they are ready for publication. After you submit your ETD through ProQuest, you will get an e-mail from the Thesis Office letting you know if your ETD has been accepted. This may take several days, especially if your thesis is incorrectly formatted. If you have questions about the process or submission, the Thesis Office can help.
  • Phone: 515-294-4531
  • Location: 1137 Pearson Hall
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