Over 80,000 new dissertations and theses are added to the database each year.
This database 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 most of the dissertations added since 1997.
is the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the collection includes work by authors from more than 1,700 graduate schools and universities the world over, and covers every conceivable subject.
access to 2.9 million citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over a million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
Over 130,000 new dissertations and theses are added to the database each year.
Designated as an official offsite repository for the U. Library of Congress, PQDT Global offers comprehensive historic and ongoing coverage for North American works and significant and growing international coverage from a multiyear program of expanding partnerships with international universities and national associations.Free twenty-four page previews are provided for titles that are not full text but that are available for purchase.The "Order a Copy" link provides information about ordering options.The time period covers mainly from 1955 to the present.To acquire the dissertations electronically, users request the full text from UMI (Pro Quest) and are sent a link and a password to access the dissertation.Many of the foreign dissertations are also available from the Center for Research Libraries.Provides access to 4 million citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over two million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses Global offers access to the full range of Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses Full Text content plus additional international content (over 1.5 million PHD dissertations in overall).It also includes Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses - UK & Ireland, which grants access to over 500,000 abstracts from UK & Irish Ph D theses (the content from Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses - UK & Ireland database). As original research is reported in theses, they are a rich source of information about research in your field.They can help you to: Dissertations: choosing your topic This resource will take you through the key elements of the early stages of your dissertation such as writing your research question and the objectives for achieving it.