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.
    http://www.crl.edu
  • 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.
    http://scholar.lib.vt.edu/theses
  • PhdData: The Universal Index of Dissertations in Progress
    PhdData has citations from several thousand dissertations in progress from various parts of the world.
    http://www.phddata.org

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.
    http://www.ams-net.org/ddm/index.php

 

Last updated 29/5/13