ScholarWorks@UARK User Guides

Submission Process

Master's Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Your master's thesis or doctoral dissertation should be submitted directly to ProQuest through the Graduate School.If you need help with formatting your thesis or dissertation before uploading into ProQuest please access the Graduate School Guide.

The publishing settings explain what you are selecting through ProQuest and how it will translate when added to ScholarWorks@UARK. These publishing settings range from the most open access option to the least open.

If you have questions about the connection between ProQuest and ScholarWorks, please contact

Other Materials

In addition to your thesis or dissertation, we welcome contributions of the following types of content. We would be happy to post your contribution for you in your department's section of ScholarWorks@UARK.

Types of Materials to Submit


Conference papers

Lectures and presentations

Teaching materials


Unpublished articles

Law reviews

Preprints and published articles as well as book chapters, submitted with the approval of the copyright holder

Creative works

For publishing and sharing your data please visit the Open Data research guide.

Please refer to the Guidelines for an overview of the types of materials and file formats welcomed, restrictions on file sizes, and policies regarding access and restrictions (e.g., copyright, embargoes, multiple postings, and withdrawal).