What is it? World's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses this is the official digital dissertations archive for the Library of Congress and the database of record for graduate research. Full text is available for most of the dissertations added since 1997, prior to that full-text is selective. Dissertations published since 1980 includes a 350-word author abstract. Master's theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. Simple bibliographic citations are available for dissertations dating from 1637.
Why use it? Search awarded dissertations and theses. Read original research. See if someone researched a specific topic.
Information about this resource is maintained by Christine Ménard.