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ScholarlyCommons Submission Instructions

The ScholarlyCommons website has been updated and authors can now submit to the repository!

Both the repository website and this guide continue to be works-in-progress and we appreciate your patience during this time. If you need assistance or if you have any questions, please feel free to email us at

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Here you will find comprehensive instructions on how to upload materials to ScholarlyCommons, Penn's institutional repository. The pages on the left correspond to the individual fields you will be working with as you enter information about your material(s).

Note that many series in ScholarlyCommons contain different fields in the submission form. The following instructions are for the most basic submission forms and do not account for all possible fields. Please contact the repository manager for more detailed/specific instructions as needed.

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