The Mid Sweden University theses are published in two series – one for Doctoral theses and one for Licentiate theses and in digital form.


The Mid Sweden University theses are published in accordance with the Vice-Chancellor´s decision Dnr BIB 2004/13 in two series – one for Doctoral theses and one for Licentiate theses. According to the same ruling the theses should also be made available in digital form.  

Publishing of theses

Mid Sweden University theses are published both in printed and digital form. The printing is usually done by the Mid Sweden University printing service, the digital publishing is done through DiVA.


An electronic "spikning" (see Vice-Chancellor´s decision No. 2008/560) is carried out by publishing your doctoral thesis and making it public in DiVA.

The library can also arrange a physical "spikning" ceremony, contact the library if you want to make an appointment for this.


Your thesis should be assigned ISBN and ISSN and a number in the Doctoral or Licentiate thesis series. Use our form to order an ISBN.


Contact the Mid Sweden University Printing Office in advance to make an appointment for printing, contact Christina Olsson. The Print Office provides for the legal deposit of 7 copies and distributes 4 copies to the Mid Sweden University Library. Other distribution is managed by the author.

Publish digitally in DiVA

Save your thesis as one PDF-file to upload in DiVA. For copyright reasons the file should only contain the summarizing chapter ("kappan") for compilation theses, the papers are registered separately and linked to the thesis in the compilation thesis registration form.


Reports and Report Series

Mid Sweden University's reports are usually published by the framework of a report series published by the Department, Research Center or a Research Group, see the list of Mid Sweden University report series. A newly established report series must be registered in DiVA before the individual reports can be registered and uploaded, contact the library's publishing team. The graphic design of the reports should follow Mid Sweden University’s graphic profile.

Publish Report

Reports published at mid Sweden University shall be assigned ISBN, use our form for ordering ISBN.

Digital publishing is done by registering and uploading in DIVA.. Save the report as a PDF-file to upload. If the report is to be published in printed form contact the university's printing office Christina Olsson.

Mid Sweden Report Series (in Swedish only)

Request ISBN

Contact the Printing Office

Contact the Printing Office, contact person Christina Olsson

or Alexandra Wibron 


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