Who Can Submit

Thinking Matters Symposium only publishes materials about work conducted under the primary auspices of the University of Southern Maine (USM) and select partnering institutions. For additional information, please contact jessica.c.hovey@maine.edu.


An item may be updated or removed from public view by sending a request to the Digital Commons Site Administrator at jessica.c.hovey@maine.edu.

Author Review

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

Rights and Permissions

Before submitting an item to the repository, please be sure that all necessary permissions have been cleared. Please contact the Digital Commons Site Administrator if you are unsure of the copyright status of your item, or if you need assistance navigating copyright permissions: jessica.c.hovey@maine.edu.

You retain the copyright to your work 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 Submission Agreement in the online submission form for your program area, and that you complete this form with each new submission to USM Digital Commons. One person may act as the executor of a submission if you are submitting an item as a group (e.g. a poster session).

Please contact the site administrator Jessica Hovey jessica.c.hovey@maine.edu with additional questions copyright and permissions.