dissertation & theses global (pqdt global) simplifies searching for dissertations and theses via a single access point to explore an extensive, trusted collection of 3. your institution's proquest administrator may have chosen to change the default to search anywhere except full text (all) instead. dissertations & theses global is the official digital dissertations archive for the library of congress and the collection includes work by authors from more than 3,000 graduate schools and universities the world over, and covers every conceivable subject. examples of quality research featured in pqdt global, see the most-accessed dissertations and theses.
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limiting your search by marking any of the document types will then only run your search to include those document types you selected. relevance is determined by an algorithm that factors in the number of times your search terms appear in the record as well where in the record your search terms appear. limiting your search by marking any of the languages will then only run your search to include those languages you selected.-searching with journal and other content types on the proquest platform.
direct access to full text and other proquest and ebook subscriptions advance the research process. by working together, the visibility of both the institution and its phd dissertation production are enhanced in the worldwide research community. listed fields in the pull-down menu depend on the selected databases. all are unchecked by default and if you leave them as such when you run your search, all source types will be included in your search.
institutional subscribers to proquest dissertation & theses global receive online access to the complete file of dissertations in digital format for hundreds of thousands of titles published before 1997, as well as every title from 1997 forward. all are unchecked by default and if you leave them as such when you run your search, all document types will be included in your search. over 130,000 new dissertations and theses are added to the database each year. running a search, the search default is set to anywhere.