Dissertations and Theses with Full Text (ProQuest)
- Coverage Dates: 1861 to present
- Update Frequency: Ongoing
The official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research Dissertations and Theses with Full Text (ProQuest) provides a comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1861 to the present day and offering full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997.
More than 70,000 new full-text dissertations and theses are added to the database each year through dissertations publishing partnerships with 700 leading academic institutions worldwide and collaborative retrospective digitization of dissertations through UMI's Digital Archiving and Access Program. Full-text dissertations are archived as submitted by the degree-granting institution. Some will be native PDF, some PDF image.
Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Simple bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637. Where available, Dissertations and Theses with Full Text provides 24-page previews of dissertations and theses.
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