Of different types of theses, the UEF Library stores the dissertations, licentiate's theses and master's theses of the University of Eastern Finland. Bachelor's theses are not stored in the library.
A thesis can be published
- online: dissertations, UEF master's theses (starting from the beginning of the year 2012)
- on a microfiche, which can be read using designated reader devices: most of the University of Joensuu master's and licentiate's theses until the end of the year 2011
- in print format: dissertations
University of Kuopio master's and licentiate's theses until 2012 and the oldest thesis of University of Joensuu are stored in the university archive.
The UEF Library has also print copies of other universities' dissertations. Recent dissertations and many other theses are usually accessible online. If there is no access online, you can make an interlibrary loan request.