Proquest dissertations and theses (pqdt) is an online database that indexes, abstracts, and provides full-text access to dissertations and theses the database includes over 24 million records and covers 1637 to the present it is produced by proquest and was formerly known as proquest digital dissertations. In order to graduate, students must submit their dissertation or thesis to proquest, a global information-content and technology company that provides support for research, learning, and the publication and dissemination of scholarly works. Dissertation and theses - full text (proquest) contains entries with information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses it is the same database as dissertation abstracts, but with the significant advantage that titles published since 1997 are available in pdf digital format and have 24 page previews available. Dissertation abstracts, dissertation abstracts international (dai) or the proquest dissertations and theses (pqdt) database is a bibliography of american (and international) dissertations published since 1938 by university microfilms international (umi) / proquest, ann arbor.
Proquest dissertations & theses database (pqdt) - with more than 23 million entries, the proquest dissertations & theses (pqdt) database is the most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses in the world. Theses and dissertations you are required to purchase thru proquest, one copy of your thesis/dissertation, that will be mailed to the und chester fritz library. A guide to finding print & electronic theses and dissertations. Full-text uc dissertations since 1996 are available from proquest dissertations and theses as of march 13, 2012.
Description indexing & authors' abstracts for most doctoral dissertations and some masters theses accepted each year in the united states and canada (since 1861), plus thousands more from great britain and ireland (since 1716), and selected other universities around the world (as far back as 1637). Abi/inform complete - proquest dissertations theses databases proquest abi/inform complete is a proquest business database and indexes nearly 5,000. Outside of duke online: proquest dissertations & theses (duke login required) theses or dissertations written by students at non-american schools: contact the subject librarian for the region.
Theses, dissertations and projects which will be made available via the proquest dissertations & theses database as well as idea, drexel's digital repository. Search instructions the fastest way to identify and validate a dissertation is to enter the proquest publication number if you don't have this, enter a word or phrase into the search terms field or the author's last name and the first four words of the dissertation title.
If you are looking for a thesis or dissertation, we offer several different resources to help you locate the item you need proquest digital dissertations. Students grant proquest a non-exclusive license to publish abstracts and dissertations through proquest dissertations and theses open.
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Published theses and dissertations are listed in the proquest dissertations & theses but they are still due in the graduate school by the dissertation or thesis. Proquest dissertations & theses index and full text to dissertations and theses from over 700 academic institutions around the world dissertations & theses. Proquest dissertations and theses is now proquest dissertations and theses global see submitting your dissertation or thesis to proquest nyu dissertations are submitted for digital curation by proquest/umi.Download