Q. How do I access a dissertation or thesis?
The database Dissertations & Theses Global is the most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses in the world. It contains 24-page reviews of dissertations and theses and many of these are available in PDF format.
To access Dissertations & Theses Global select the Search tab > Databases > D > Dissertations & Theses Global. Enter the author and/or title of the dissertation into the search box; or enter keywords and subjects to locate dissertations on a specific topic. To access a dissertation click on Preview—PDF for the 24-page review; Full Text—PDF to access the entire dissertation; or Link to Full Text to request a copy of the dissertation via Interlibrary Loan.