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Electronic Theses and Dissertations Resources

Penn State Electronic Theses and Dissertations
A collection of the full texts of all Penn State theses and dissertations that were submitted electronically since 1998. Searchable by title, author, abstract, or program.
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Dissertation Abstracts
Dissertation Abstracts is the primary source for 1.4 million doctoral dissertations (and selected master's theses) from over 1000 North American and European universities. Includes a link to the UMI full text dissertation pilot project. Coverage: 1851 to date. Abstracts are available for dissertations since 1980, abstracts for theses since 1988. Updates: monthly (usually between the 20th and 25th day)
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Theses & Dissertations Catalog
The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations Union Catalog will serve as a repository of rich graduate educational material contributed by a number of member institutions worldwide. The hope is that this project will increase the availability of student research for scholars, empower students to convey a richer message through the use of multimedia and hypermedia technologies and advance digital library technology worldwide. 
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