When you are ready to upload your thesis or dissertation, you will upload it at the umi etd submission site for american university for instructions regarding the upload process, see chapter 4 of the etd style guide. Check dissertations & theses (proquest), which strives to be the authoritative resource for information about doctoral dissertations and masters theses contact for questions related to this collection, contact the digital scholarship center. After the thesis or dissertation has been approved by the school or college, it is sent to proquest/umi for inclusion in proquest's dissertations and theses database (a record of the thesis will be searchable in the database. Index of all doctoral dissertations and some master's theses from most north american and many european colleges and universities each dissertation published since july 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. This collection contains over 2,000 etds published from 2010 to the present this is just the digital subset of the theses & dissertations collection, of which msu library is the official depository you can learn more about finding theses & dissertations at the msu library finding theses and dissertations libguide.
Thesis/dissertation collection what does the library do with the thesis/dissertation the library permanently maintains a microfilm copy as part of the library's physical collection and an electronic copy in the american university research commons. The theses and dissertations digital collection includes papers authored by american university in cairo graduate students prepare your thesis prepare your theses according the office of graduate studies thesis preparation and submission guidelines. The largest collection of electronic theses and dissertations available worldwide, proquest dissertations & theses global includes 4 million works from more than 3,000 universities, and adds more than 130,000 works annually.
Ebsco open dissertations now includes the content from american doctoral dissertations it is a free database with records for more than 800,000 electronic theses and dissertations from around the world. Theses canada publishes masters theses and doctoral dissertations through our current service provider, umi dissertations publishing by 2002, there were over 220,000 theses and dissertations in our collection approximately 10,000 more are added to the collection annually. Dissertations and theses: global includes millions of searchable citations to dissertations and theses from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full-text dissertations that are available for download in pdf format.
Search citations and abstracts of dissertations and theses submitted by post-graduate students from all university of colorado campuses and published in umi's dissertation abstracts full text of many of those published after 1996 is downloadable. To search our print collection, do the following: go to the library home page select the library catalog tab enter your search terms, and click search in the right-hand column of the search results window, click available in the library under resource type filter, and then dissertations under format this will limit results to physical copies of dissertations held in the iup libraries collections. The masters theses collection includes both masters theses and dissertations written by san francisco state graduate students as part of their degree requirements using the collection printed and bound copies of recent theses and dissertations are available on the 3rd floor , older print copies may be requested from the library retrieval system. Proquest dissertation & theses global (pqdt global) simplifies searching for dissertations and theses via a single access point to explore an extensive, trusted collection of 4 million graduate works, with 2 million in full text. Ndltd provides information and a search engine for electronic theses and dissertations (etds), whether they are open access or not proquest theses and dissertations (pqdt), a database of dissertations and theses, whether they were published electronically or in print, and mostly available for purchase.
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 oclc worldcat lists most dissertations for most colleges and universities in the united states and canada and a great many from around the world. Theses & dissertations: find theses & dissertations this guide will help you find theses and dissertations in the woodward library collection and locate those available online view abstracts of dissertations and theses from universities around the world.
If your graduate program requires a thesis or dissertation, please review the information on this website, designed to assist you in meeting the requirements for a successful thesis or dissertation as you begin working on your proposal, familiarize yourself with the information contained in the american university electronic thesis & dissertation submission & style guide and checklist. Access to some documents may be restricted by the author—in that case, only the front matter of the dissertation or thesis will be available for download print collection in addition to the digital collections mentioned above, we also house a print collection of dissertations and theses written by iup students the dissertation collection is located on the second floor of stabley library, near the teaching lab. Dissertations and theses are an important and valuable tool for the library and the researcher in all areas of scholarship institutions can transform the library’s dissertations and theses, make institutional research globally discoverable from trusted databases, and provide on-demand use to authoritative information. Native american studies research guide dissertations and theses search this guide search native american studies research guide: dissertations and theses introduction background info find articles find books this is just the digital subset of the theses & dissertations collection, of which msu library is the official depository.