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Below is a list of average turnaround times for the top 10 institutions CRL ordered demand purchase dissertations from in the last fiscal year. The institutions are ranked by the number of orders placed. Keep in mind that the time it takes to receive an order could be longer or shorter than the given average.

InstitutionTurnaround Time in Weeks
British Library (handles many but not all British Dissertations) 4
Atelier National de Reproduction de Theses de Lille 6
Cambridge University 18
University of New South Wales 10
University of Manchester 24
University of London 14
Australian National University 17
University of Queensland 7
Universitatsbibliothek Wien 10
University of Melbourne 12

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