Open Scholarship update – April 2016

Ordering a Print Version of an ETD
As of February 1, 2016, the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences no longer accepts paper copies of theses and dissertations for binding. A new online system is available at More information is available in the Doctoral Dissertation Guide and Master’s Thesis Guide produced by the Graduate School.

February 2016
Washington University Open Scholarship had 51601 full-text downloads and 171 new submissions were posted.

The 3 most popular papers were from Law School journals–
Threats and Safeguards in the Determination of Auditor Independence (631 downloads)
The Future of the International Criminal Court: Complementarity as a Strength or a Weakness? (557 downloads)
Relief for Beneficiaries Suing for Breach of Fiduciary Duty: Payment of Accounting Costs Before Trial (545 downloads)

The most popular collections were
Washington University Law Review (18821 downloads)
All Theses and Dissertations (ETDs) (8919 downloads)
Washington University Journal of Law & Policy (5846 downloads)

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