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Search Library and Web Resources for Dissertations and Theses

A number of resources are available to you for finding dissertations and theses.

GW Dissertations and Theses

GW ScholarSpace: search for GW dissertations and theses by type of work (thesis or dissertation), author, department, degree, advisor, committee member and/or keyword.

Dissertations & Theses @ The George Washington University via ProQuest.

For more information on how to find GW dissertations or theses, consult the research guide Dissertation Research--Planning, Researching, Publishing.

USA and International Dissertations and Theses

ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global includes doctoral dissertations and master's theses from over 1,000 North American and European universities (1861-current).

Open Access Dissertation and Theses Databases

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)

Open Access Theses and Dissertations

Electronic Theses Online Service ( ETHOS) (Great Britain)

Theses Canada Portal (Canada)

Digital Access to Research Theses (DART) (Europe)