Join the Texas Digital Library for an informational member webinar demonstrating new features and fixes that will be available with version 3 of the Vireo Thesis and Dissertation Management System. The TDL will be upgrading hosted installations of Vireo to version 3 in the spring of 2015.
New features to be covered:
New email functionality
More intuitive student workflow for submission of corrected manuscripts
New functionality for generated Excel reports
A separate, optional embargo period for ProQuest-enabled ETDs
An improved Custom Actions Checklist, with the optional ability to display checklist items to students
In this course, students receive an overview of Vireo, the system created by the Texas Digital Library for handling the online submission and management of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs). Students will gain hands-on experience using Vireo to shepherd a thesis or dissertation through the entire ETD workflow.
Among the topics covered in the course are the following:
Thesis submission using the student submittal interface
Processing and approval of the document using the staff administrative interface
Publishing the document in a testbed repository
Recommended audiences for this course include support staff for Thesis Offices and Offices of Graduate Studies, as well as DSpace management staff.