Dissertations Databases

Database Name Description
Dissertations and Theses Replacing Dissertation Abstracts, Dissertations and Theses now provides many complete dissertations and theses from over one thousand universities. The index begins in 1861. Dissertations published after 1980 and master’s theses written after 1987 include author abstracts. Dissertations produced at the University of Texas at Dallas are included in this database.  How to Search This Database
Dissertations and Theses@UTDDissertations and Theses@UTD is a subset of Dissertations and Theses:Full-Text for researching the dissertations and theses produced by the University of Texas at Dallas only. Dissertations and Theses@UTD provides full text for most dissertations and indexing and abstracts only for theses. Search options include author, title, keyword, advisor, committee member, school name, and more.

If a title is not available in electronic full text, users will have one of two options to attain access. After locating your title in Dissertations and Theses@UTD, click on the Order a copy link located under the title. If the Order a copy option is not provided (as will be the case for all master's theses), search the library catalog by the document's title or author. A paper copy and/or microform copy of the document should be available at the library. For more help searching this database, Ask a Librarian for help.

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