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Dissertations & Theses - ProQuest

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This searches two ProQuest database products:

  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses: UK and Ireland
    This database is the most comprehensive available record of doctoral theses from the United Kingdom and Ireland. The collection offers the most comprehensive available listing of theses, with abstracts accepted for higher degrees by universities in the United Kingdom and Ireland, since 1716.
  • ProQuest Dissertations and Theses A and I
    This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day. The database includes almost 4 million abstracts, and over 30,000 full text dissertations.


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Dissertations and Theses