Main points of the E-thesis publishing agreement
The author is responsible for the contents of the electronic dissertation, including the publishing rights to the pictures, maps and other material, which may be copyrighted. The contents of the dissertation have to be identical with the contents of the printed copy submitted to the faculty.
The Helsinki University Library has a right to make the dissertation available on the Internet, and the Library is responsible for the long term preservation of the electronic dissertation.
The copyright of the dissertation belongs to the author, and he/she has a right to publish it elsewhere.