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Athena Commons - Institutional Repository

What is Athena Commons?

Athena Commons is an open access institutional repository that collects, digitizes, and showcases university scholarship and materials across multiple disciplines and formats. 

Materials that can be uploaded into Athena Commons include:

  • Published journal articles, books, book chapters
  • Final draft manuscripts
  • Conference presentations and posters (.pdf format required)
  • Research data
  • Theses and dissertations
  • Undergraduate research
  • Capstone projects
  • Images 
  • Audio/Visual materials
Athena Commons also includes University Archives digital records, including, but not limited to:
  • Photographs
  • Audio/Visual materials
  • University committee documents
  • Official MUW Alumni Association publications
  • Faculty Senate documents
  • College, department, and school publications
  • College, department, and school alumni publications

If you wish to donate materials to the Beulah Culbertson Archives and Special Collections, visit the Donations website at or email

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