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Skemman: Handing in a final thesis at the School of Education: Submit an item

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Handing in a final thesis

A student is required to deposit an electric edition of his final thesis in Skemman the digital repository of all Icelandic universities. Thesis needs to be accompanied by a declaration on how the thesis is supposed to be handled. 

Final review of the work is administered after the students have graduated and the thesis will not be available online until after that


When handing in a final thesis in Skemman first choose Submit your work - Click here then  choose University of Iceland and enter your username and password. Choose the appropriate collection; Menntavísindasvið: B.A./B.Ed./B.S. verkefni (B.A./B.Ed./B.S. thesis) or meistaraprófsritgerðir (Master thesis) and choose type Lokaverkefni (Thesis). Press Begin Submission and fill in the form that follows. Instructions are on every page. In step two you are required to upload your thesis. Here you also need to upload the aforementioned declaration. Please note that text files need to be in PDF-format

When you have finished handing in the thesis you can see your work in Skemman under My Submitted Items and that it is pending acceptance. You will get an email that confirms that the thesis has been handed in and is pending review. 

Phd. thesis are handed in IRIS - Icelandic Research Information System or Opin vísindi



If there are any problems regarding Skemman you can send an email to or contact library staff (Anna Kristín tel. 525 5932 or Gunnhildur tel. 525 5927).