As you work and write, check back on our "Write" pages for resources that will help you with common questions and problems during the process.
And when you are nearing the end, make sure to read the "Submit" pages so that you know what you need to do and when.
If the thesis or dissertation was filed in a digital format (this option was available starting in November 2009) it may not be indexed in the Dissertations & Theses @ Stanford database, but it will be available through a direct link in the Search Works record and from Google.
If the student opted for embargo restrictions, some of or the entire dissertation may not be available for up to five years after the submission date.
Limit any search result by selecting "Thesis/Dissertation” under Genre in the left column.) Most Stanford dissertations written between 19 are available as PDFs from Proquest.
Electronic Thesis Library
You can access these directly from Dissertations & Theses @ Stanford or from the Searchworks record.
candidates at Brown must file their dissertations electronically.
The system is designed to collect and archive the final dissertation as a text-based PDF file.
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.