Does the library have dissertations or theses online? How do I search for dissertations or theses?
On the library homepage, click on the tab: Article Databases. Then, click on the "D" alphabetical link, and scroll down to the database, Dissertations and Theses - Full Text. This is a database of dissertations published from 1980 forward, including 350-word abstracts written by the author. Master's theses published from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts.
You can use the "Advanced search" function to narrow your search to a specific author, advisor, department, or school name.
This catalog link will take you directly to the Dissertations and Theses database: