Increasingly, universities are providing electronic access to their current or recent dissertations through their institutional repositories and other open access archives. Most universities have links from their library pages to their institutional or regional repository. Other sources for finding electronic dissertation repositories are listed below:
Australiasian Digital Theses Program (ADT)
DART-Europe: Partnership of 229 research libraries and library consortia working together to improve global access to European research theses. Search the DART-Europe portal for dissertations.
DiVA (Academic Portal Online)
EThOS: Single point of access to Ph.D. theses from 110 UK institutions of higher education. Digitization on demand for dissertations not already digitized. Most dissertations are digitized for free. When there is a charge, CRL will pay for the digitization of UK dissertations requested through our demand purchase program.
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD): International organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic analogues to the traditional paper-based theses and dissertations. Find ETDs in the collections.
OpenDOAR (Directory of Open Access Repositories)
ROAR (Registry of Open Access Repositories)
See also the CRL resources below related to Dissertations: