Dissertation Binding Instructions
IMPORTANT: The following instructions supersede previous dissertation binding information. Doctoral students will regard these instructions as the official and only acceptable method of completing the final requirements for the publication of the doctoral dissertation.
Master's official bindry is Smith-Shattuck Bookbinding. They will bind your dissertation manuscript into book form. You may order as many bound dissertations as you desire. One copy must be forwarded to the University for archival purposes. MIUD will accept black on white dissertation printing only. Hard copies are not sent for binding. Your dissertation must be sent to the binder in PDF file format only.
When your manuscript has been accepted by your doctoral committee and the committee has signed the cover page, forward the approved manuscript along with the signed cover page to Smith-Shattuck using the process below:
Additional Helpful Information from the Smith-Shattuck
MIUD Approved Binder
2018 Price Listing
Note: Library Standard binding is most common form of binding.