Policies for Anthropology Senior Theses

Who Can Submit

Penn Anthropology only publishes materials about work conducted under the auspices of Anthropology. For additional information, please contact anthro-ugrad@sas.upenn.edu


A paper may be updated or removed from public view by sending a request to the system administrator at anth-ugrad@sas.upenn.edu. However, a citation to the original version of the paper will always remain on the site.

Author Review

OPTION 1 (author review):

Authors do not have an opportunity to approve papers they have submitted prior to them becoming publicly available on the site; therefore, please be sure that the paper is ready for public distribution.

Acknowledgement of Personal Information

By submitting to the repository you are acknowledging that your submission does not contain any personal or private information (i.e. social security numbers, personal addresses, grades, private phone numbers, or sensitive information).

Rights and Permissions

Before submitting a paper to the repository, please be sure that all necessary permissions have been cleared. You retain the copyright to your paper and grant us the nonexclusive right to publish this material, meaning that you may also publish it elsewhere.

It is necessary that you agree to the terms of publishing in the repository listed in the author agreement. Once you have submitted your materials you must email the completed author agreement. to anth-ugrad@sas.upenn.edu. Only once the department has received your submission and signed author agreement have you officially "submitted your thesis".