Ability to search tufts' content alongside those of other institutions via proquest dissertations and theses, which since 1938 has indexed documents from over 700 institutions worldwide, adding over 50,000 works per year, in all disciplines. 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. Proquest dissertations and theses (pqdt) is an online database that indexes, abstracts, and provides full-text access to dissertations and thesesthe database includes over 24 million records and covers 1637 to the present.
Index of all doctoral dissertations and some master's theses from most north american and many european colleges and universities each dissertation published since july 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. The asu library maintains a print collection of the honors theses from 1962 to 2005 the collection is not complete and none of the theses are available in electronic format use the asu library's catalog to identify the availability of a specific thesis.
With pqdt open, you can read the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge about pqdt open. Proquest has been providing delivery of dissertations and theses electronically since 2003 we have developed over 400 submission sites for institutions and expect to have a total of 500 completed by the end of 2012. Dissertations & theses @ university of delaware is a subset of proquest dissertations & theses and includes only university of delaware dissertations and theses dissertation express enables students, faculty, staff, and researchers to order their own unbound copies of dissertations and theses with express delivery to their home, school or office.
2009 acheampong, l (2009) an inquiry into the leadership experiences of african american women principals in catholic schools (doctoral dissertation) available from proquest dissertations and theses database. Note: access to documents requires a login angle, v j (2005) scenic quality factors in the lake tahoe basin university of nevada, renoproquest dissertations and theses, 127-127 p. Theses and dissertations available from proquest full text is available to purdue university faculty, staff, and students on campus through this site. The university of delaware library interlibrary loan will loan ud dissertations which the library has in print or microfilm beginning july 2005 all university of delaware dissertations and theses are submitted digitally. These items are link-outs to the item pages in proquest there are no full-text electronic theses and dissertations (etds) in these collections.
Description: proquest dissertations and theses database provides information about doctoral dissertations and master's theses dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts written by the author. Theses and dissertations submitted to the graduate school after january 1, 2005 are only available electronically most of the older print theses and dissertations collection is also available in the online collection. Online versions are available in proquest dissertations & theses and/or ku scholarworks content in both are searchable through quick search (primo) a small number of titles have been digitized during this time period. Dissertations and theses are an important and valuable tool for the library and the researcher in all areas of scholarship institutions can transform the library's dissertations and theses, make institutional research globally discoverable from trusted databases, and provide on-demand use to authoritative information.
The 2005 revised format summary (revised on 12/23/05) the utep graduate school accepts theses, dissertations and reports in digital format only. 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. Proquest dissertations and theses global (pqdt global) is the world's most comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations and theses and is the official digital dissertations archive for the library of congress.
Proquest dissertations & theses (formerly digital dissertations) includes citations, some abstracts, and many full texts for dissertations and theses ranging from the first us dissertation, accepted in 1861, to those accepted as recently as last semester. This project explores if and how early late woodland (ad 1000-1300) potters from central new york state varied attributes of their wares to reflect the needs of the social contexts in which they intended the vessels to be.