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Theses and Dissertations

  • Dissertations & Theses @ University of Southern California
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    Current Research @, a listing of dissertations and theses from thisinstitution (USC). Through this site, you can: search citations and abstracts of dissertations and theses submitted by this institution and published in Proquest's Dissertation Abstracts database, view 24 page previews of dissertations and theses published after 1996, and download the full text of dissertations and theses published after 1996 (if you are an authorized user from this institution then the downloaded copies are free).
  • DissOnline
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    The www.dissonline.de information system provides a wide range of information on the electronic publishing of dissertations and post-doctoral theses. Information is held which is of relevance for authors, libraries, scientific institutions and publishing houses.
  • Ethos beta Electronic - Theses Online Service
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    Among other services, EThOS allows one to search / select / and in some/many cases download the full-text of items of interest FREE of charge!
  • Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations
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    The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic analogues to traditional paper-based theses and dissertations. The NDLTD assists students and universities in using electronic publishing and digital libraries to more effectively share knowledge in order to unlock the potential benefits worldwide.
  • Open Access Theses and Dissertations
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    OATD provides access to more than 1.6 million open-access theses and dissertations freely available from over 800 institutional repositories worldwide, going as far back as 1979. You can search across all fields or, in advanced search, by specific fields (Title, Author Name, Abstract, University/Publisher, or Subject/Keywords)
  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses
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    ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day and offering full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text.
  • WorldCat Dissertations and Theses
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    All dissertations, theses and published material based on theses cataloged by OCLC members, including all subjects.