• Use Open Access Theses and Dissertations to find dissertations from around the world.
• Look in Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) for a free online version.
See the Library's Interlibrary Loan lending policies to learn more about borrowing material.
Copies of most University of Chicago dissertations and some early theses may be purchased through Pro Quest Dissertations Publishing.
You can search the OSU Catalog for dissertations by: Using the catalog's Advanced Search, you can limit to both online and print theses.
See our Theses/Dissertations Mini-Catalog for a search pre-limited to online/print theses.Please provide as much information as you can about the dissertation or thesis you desire when making your request.Non-English Dissertations are often difficult for the OSU Libraries to obtain.At the ETD Center, you can If you do not find what you are looking for, you can search the Ohio LINK catalog Advanced Search for print and select electronic dissertations and theses at Ohio colleges and universities. Full-text is available for dissertaions after 1997 (and some even earlier).- use the Other Material Types limit of Search Proquest Dissertations & Theses for dissertations from colleges and schools in the U. If you are looking for items from a specific institution, choose School name/code from the drop down menu next to a search box. The Library holds a paper copy of most University of Chicago doctoral dissertations deposited before Summer 2009, as well as many early masters' theses, and those with current University of Chicago Library borrowing privileges may borrow them.Records for these items appear in the Library Catalog. and Canada may be available in Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses.You might also search World Cat to see if the dissertation you need is held by a nearby library.The University of Chicago Library will lend most University of Chicago dissertations and theses deposited before Summer 2009.• Use Dissertations & Theses Online (1637 to current) • Use World Cat (use the Content drop-down menu next to ' Subtype limits' to select ' Thesis/dissertation') ----------------------- International digital dissertations: • Theses Canada Portal • Canadian Association of Research Libraries Institutional Repository Search Service • Eth OS (Electronic Theses Online) from the British Library In some instances, the author of a dissertation may place it under "embargo".In that case, even though it's been "published", copies are not available.