Phd thesis search enginethe searchworks record will indicate if there is a circulating print copy that you can check out. you can access these directly from dissertations & theses @ stanford or from the searchworks record.
Search Dissertations in Progress - Doctoraldissertation & theses global (pqdt global) simplifies searching for dissertations and theses via a single access point to explore an extensive, trusted collection of 3. provide additional context for research published in journals or conference proceedings while surfacing hard to find information such as negative results.
two excellent resources are:Proquest dissertations & theses global database is a "searchable and browsable database of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day. with effective search strategies many graduate works can be found on-line.
this would restrict search engine access while allowing distribution to the academic community through our traditional, direct channels. obviously, this is not intended to substitute for the kinds of liberal and/or free access that researchers normally have to dissertations and theses through institutional subscriptions to the proquest dissertations & theses (pqdt) database.