Open Access Publishing is a new service offered by Pro Quest Dissertation Publishing, and we expect to have many more open access dissertations and theses over time.
Use the websites listed below to find freely accessible (open access) dissertations from the United States and other countries.
The supplemental file or files you are about to download were provided to Pro Quest by the author as part of a dissertation or thesis.
The supplemental files are provided "AS IS" without warranty.
Of particular use to alumni and the general public: The following three open access dissertation and theses databases are available. Provides open access to over 800,000 dissertations from 26 U. Consists primarily of three resources--mostly full text titles from Ohio Link's open ETD database (mainly 1999 to date); ETh OS: e-theses online service of UK dissertations from the British Library (1800 to date); and citations digitized from UMI's Doctoral Dissertations Accepted by American Universities, 1933-1955.
Some titles in these databases are citation only, but many provide free access with links to the full text of the dissertation or thesis cited. (EBSCO is working on extending this coverage from 1955 to date.) PQDT Open. "PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge.Pro Quest is not responsible for the content, format or impact on the supplemental file(s) on our system.in some cases, the file type may be unknown or may be a file. Copyright of the original materials contained in the supplemental file is retained by the author and your access to the supplemental files is subject to the Pro Quest Terms and Conditions of use.Database of doctoral dissertations conferred by Japanese Universities and the National Institute for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation.You can submit your dissertation to Pro Quest via the Pro Quest ETD Administrator, a unique site for students that will guide you through uploading your manuscript. For assistance, contact Jessica Scott, Graduate Program Manager, at [email protected], or Stephen Ford at [email protected] your subject search and then limit your search results to Dissertation/Thesis using the Content Type limiter in the left-hand column.Many periodical databases in academic disciplines index dissertations in addition to articles and books: MLA Bibliography, Psyc INFO, and Econ Lit are three well-known examples.OATD aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world.Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 600 colleges, universities, and research institutions.Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions.OATD currently indexes 5,041,087 theses and dissertations. We’re happy to present several data visualizations to give an overall sense of the collection by county of publication, language, and field of study.