Academic Commons Self-Deposit

Current faculty, staff, and students of Columbia and its affiliates can use this application to deposit research materials in any digital format, including: articles, monographs, theses and dissertations, working papers, technical reports, conference papers and presentations, datasets, software code, images, video, and other multimedia creations.

If you need to deposit a file larger than 100 MB, or if you are no longer affiliated with Columbia but have materials that you wish to deposit, please contact us at For more information, see the self deposit FAQ.

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  • Step 1 of 3

    Read and Accept Author Agreement

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    Required Information

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    Is your file more than 100MB? Email us at

    Use this field to provide a summary of the content of your deposit. You may cut-and-paste an abstract from the deposit itself, or write your own. Please be aware that the information you provide here helps us make your work easier to find through our search engine.

    Optional Information

    Use this field to tell us anything else about your deposit that might be of interest to users, such as: special software requirements for viewing it, the citation information for a piece that has been published elsewhere, etc.

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    Review and Submit

    Review your information below and click the Submit button to submit your research to Academic Commons.











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