You may also want to consult these sites to search for other theses:
Advanced research and scholarship. Theses and dissertations, free to find, free to use.

MIT’s DSpace contains more than 53,000 theses completed at MIT dating as far back as the mid 1800’s. Theses in this collection have been scanned by the MIT Libraries or submitted in electronic format by thesis authors. Since 2004 all new Masters and Ph.D. theses are scanned and added to this collection after degrees are awarded.
If you are a recent MIT graduate and would like to add your thesis to the theses in DSpace, see Add Your Thesis to MIT’s DSpace for instructions.

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Location: Library building, desk (level 1)
The catalog (WorldCat Local) contains the Theses database of Tilburg University.

Physical copies published through 2013 are on the 2 nd Floor of Dupré Library. Beginning in 2014, all physical copies are in the Jefferson Caffery Reading Room on the 3 rd Floor.
Some theses and dissertations are available in full-text online through Dissertations & Theses @ University of Louisiana at Lafayette (ProQuest). Links to the full-text are in the following catalogs:

  • DRO – Deakin Doctoral and Masters theses are curated and preserved in DRO . Use ‘Advanced Search’ and for ‘Document Type’ select ‘Thesis’.
  • Trove – Australian content from libraries, museums, archives and other research organisations. Use ‘Advanced Search’, and limit by the format ‘thesis’.
  • Proquest Dissertations and Theses Global – more than 2.7 million entries with over 1.2 million records in full text
  • OATD – Access theses from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions.
  • Google Scholar – Search scholarly literature online. Include the keyword ‘thesis’.
  • Visit the NDLTD country or region list for more global resources.

Submit a thesis:

If you wish to look at a UEA thesis which is not available online you can make an online booking below or you can apply at the Library Helpdesk.
Theses, both print and online, can be found via UEA Library Search. When you run your search, make sure you include the following in your search terms: “university of east anglia” thesis. Once you have run your search, use the option on the left-hand menu to refine to “catalogue only”. This should ensure you are only seeing UEA theses both in print and electronically.

Students retain ownership of the copyright of their work. Students also have the option of imposing a temporary embargo on access to the full text of their theses for limited amount of time (see eCommons access policy). If access to a thesis is restricted, the metadata record for the thesis is still visible, but the text “Access to Document Restricted” is displayed, and a field labeled “No Access Until,” which indicates the date when the full text of the thesis will become accessible.
The theses and dissertations of graduate students at Cornell University have been deposited in Cornell’s institutional repository (eCommons) since about 2004. This collection also includes a few earlier Cornell theses.

This video from the British Library outlines how PhD theses obtained via its EThOS service can be used in your research.
This guide outlines ways of identifying theses and dissertations published in your discipline, and those that are currently in progress.

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