Access to Local and Open Access Theses and Dissertations


OATD.org 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 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes 4,678,222 theses and dissertations.


  • EBSCO Open Dissertations

    EBSCO Open Dissertations now includes the content from American Doctoral Dissertations. It is freely available to researchers everywhere with records for more than 800,000 electronic theses and dissertations from around the world.

  • ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

    PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge.

  • CAMP Theses

    Collection of theses and other research created by the academic community of CAMP. Researchers can only use all theses and other research submitted by CAMP students, faculty, and staff within the library's premises.

    Accessibility of each CAMP Thesis depends on the access permission and limitations authors have assigned to their studies as stated on their study's Public Access Information Page.

  • CAS DSpcase Thesis

    The College of Arts and Sciences eTheses Repository is a web-based service for the management and dissemination of electronic theses and dissertations. The system also provides self-archiving, and access for global visibility of the college scholarly research and to store and preserve other digital assets.