About Dissertations & Theses (ProQuest)
The complete range of academic subjects appearing in dissertations accepted at accredited institutions. You can view 24-page previews of many disserations & theses. To search just the dissertations and theses done at Washington University, connect to Dissertations & Theses @ Washington University in St. Louis.
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|Sources||Dissertations & theses.|
|Dates Covered||1861 ... (Indexing); 1980 ... (Abstracts of Dissertations); 1988 ... (Abstracts of Theses); there are a few dissertations prior to 1861, ranging back to 1637|
|Help Documents||Available within database; click on Help button.|
|Print Counterpart (backfiles)||Dissertation Abstracts, Dissertation Abstracts International|
|Provider||UMI/ProQuest Information and Learning
UMI's Online Dissertation Services
|Access||On the web, limited to current WU students, faculty, and staff. Access to restricted resources from outside the WU campuses.|
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