Dissertation abstracts, dissertation abstracts international (dai) or the proquest dissertations and theses (pqdt) database is a bibliography of american (and international) dissertations published since 1938 by university microfilms international (umi) / proquest, ann arbor umi has had an agitated life and the bibliographical data have often. Dissertation express enables students, faculty, staff, and researchers to order their own unbound copies of dissertations and theses with express delivery to their home, school or office the database can be searched by author or title and covers 1861 to the present. Get a dissertation sample from the institutions around the globe the search tool gives you the choice of checking the worldwide libraries and ucla libraries worldcat dissertations and theses. Kumc users: log into current research @ ku to access the proquest database of dissertations and theses ku lawrence and edwards campus users: log into dissertation & theses @ university of kansas to access the proquest database.
Formerly known as dissertation abstracts, the proquest dissertations & theses a&i database covers well over 2 million doctoral dissertations and masters theses from around the world. A local subset of the larger proquest dissertations & theses database containing the full text of dissertations, theses, and projects completed at unc beginning in 1997. This database can provide access to another index where full-text provision for selected dissertations [theses in french] may be provided ndltd - networked digital library of theses and dissertations.
What are rutgers electronic theses and dissertations an etd is a document that explicates the research of a graduate student it is expressed in a form that is simultaneously suitable for machine archiving and worldwide retrieval. Identify the work as a doctoral dissertation or master's thesis in parentheses after the title if the paper was retrieved through a library database, give the accession or order number at the end of the reference. Welcome to the graduate school section of the etd database the primary purpose of a thesis or dissertation is to train the student in the process of scholarly research and writing under the direction of members of the graduate faculty. Many theses and dissertations done by educators are indexed in this database purchase a copy through proquest purchase unbound copies of dissertations and theses with express delivery to your home, school or office.
Theses & dissertations the thesis or dissertation is the capstone work of your academic career this is your opportunity as a graduate student to apply everything you have studied during and leading up to graduate school and contribute to the academic community. Theses and dissertations starting with the 2001 incoming class, the university of florida requires its graduate students to submit their masters theses and doctoral dissertations in electronic format, know as etds. Ebsco open dissertations is a collaboration between ebsco and bibliolabs to increase traffic and discoverability of etd research you can join the movement and add your theses and dissertations to the database, making them freely available to researchers everywhere while increasing traffic to your.
Library and archives canada has temporarily suspended thesis harvesting from university institutional repositories in order for technological improvements to be made to its systems users of the theses canada portal will be notified when harvesting recommences theses canada, launched in 1965 at the. Rutgers electronic theses & dissertations (ruetd) full text of dissertations completed at rutgers since 2007, plus selected dissertations from earlier years dissertations & theses @ rutgers university full text of dissertations completed at rutgers since 1997, with indexing for earlier years. Theses and dissertations browse theses ceu is committed to increasing open access to research, and we regard our students' theses as crucial part of the research output of the university.
You can check the limit to: full text box inside proquest digital dissertations alternatively, you can choose to search dissertations & theses @ cic institutions in the databases menu please note that very recent u of m dissertations may not appear in proquest until several weeks after the mncat record for the thesis appears. In library databases proquest dissertations & theses index and full text to dissertations and theses from over 700 academic institutions around the world. All of the databases listed below were selected by csulb subject librarians all are accessible free on the web, no csulb login required dissertations and theses.
Dissertations and theses completed at pace can by found in print, on microfilm, in the databases and the digital commons use the tabs and boxes on this page for. Several dissertation databases are listed in searchworks two excellent resources are: proquest dissertations & theses global database is a searchable and browsable database of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
Consult a thesis or dissertation digital theses and dissertations on the library and archives canada (lac) website can be downloaded and printed for personal use only. An open access collection of theses and dissertations from over 200 universities and institutions worldwide there is one large free search engine for this database, vtls and links are provided to a number of specialized open access collections of theses and dissertations. The about page of the british library ethos service search across 480,000+ theses for free and order full text quickly and easily.