Theses and Dissertations
Online Theses and Dissertations
Other sources to locate theses and dissertations
To obtain a copy of a thesis of that is not available online, please send a request through Interlibrary Loan.
Abes: Agence Bibliographique de l'Enseignement Superieur
Citations to French dissertations.
Australian Digital Theses Program
This site provides both citation and full-text access to a few thousand theses and dissertations published in Australia.
The British Library Theses Service & Electronic Thesis Online Service
The British Library provides access to citations of theses from British universities (most doctoral theses from the early 1970s onward), from the United States (475,000 doctoral theses), and from Canada (several hundred doctoral theses from 1980 forward).
Center for Research Libraries - Dissertations Scope Search
Twenty thousand doctoral dissertations from outside of the United States and Canada are searchable from this site.
Cybertheses allows access to citations of French dissertations from 1972 to the present.
Virgina Tech Digital Library and Archives
Digital Library and Archives allows searching for citations and abstracts of over 6,700 theses and dissertations. Free full-text access is provided for over 4,500 of these items.
Directory of Dissertations in Progress
"The Directory contains 3,804 dissertations in progress at 170 academic departments in Canada and the U.S." This is a citation database of dissertations in progress in the area of history.
Doctoral Dissertations in Musicology
This is an international database of citations for dissertations in musicology that contains over 12,000 records. Dissertations are from approximately 1950 to the present.
NDLTD - Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
NDLTD provides access to citations from thousands of digital dissertations and theses that are in PDF format. A significant number of these resources are freely available in full-text and can be viewed online.
Theses Canada Portal
Theses Canada provides access to bibliographic citations for all the theses in the National Library of Canada Theses Collection. Access to full-text theses is available for all items published between January 1, 1998 to August 31, 2002.