Beginning with the first U.S. dissertation in 1861, this ProQuest database represents the work of authors from North American and European universities on a full range of academic subjects.
Includes abstracts for doctoral dissertations beginning July 1980 and for Master's theses beginning Spring 1988. Citations for dissertations published from 1980 forward include 350-word abstracts. Citations for Master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts. Most dissertations published since 1997, and some from prior years, are available for free download; others may be requested via Interlibrary Loan.
Theses by Georgetown Authors
Print theses in the sciences are housed in the Blommer Science Library and may be requested at the circulation desk.