SAE Student Libary Portal

Finding Theses

Australian Theses

  • Use Trove to search for Australian theses. Select the Advanced Search and limit the format to Thesis.

International Theses

  • Center for Research Libraries
    Twenty thousand doctoral dissertations from outside of the United States and Canada are searchable from this site.
  • Digital Library and Archives
    Digital Library and Archives allows searching for citations and abstracts of over 6,700 theses and dissertations. Free full-text access is provided for over 4,500 of these items.
  • PhdData: The Universal Index of Dissertations in Progress
    PhdData has citations from several thousand dissertations in progress from various parts of the world.

Subject-specific sources for theses

A number of databases index relevant theses. There are also some subject-specific sources for theses. For example:

  • Doctoral Dissertations in Musicology
    This is an international database of citations for dissertations in musicology that contains over 12,000 records. Dissertations are from approximately 1950 to the present.


Last updated 29/5/13