DART-Europe E-Theses Portal

Search engine for full-text theses from more than 200 universities in more than a dozen European countries.

Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD)

An “international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs).” The search engine includes millions of electronic theses and dissertations. For more information, see the main website.

Open Access Theses and Dissertations (OATD)

“Aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world.” Here is a selected list of contributing institutions.


Provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge.

WorldCat Advanced Search

WorldCat contains records from thousands of libraries around the world. To limit your search to theses or dissertations, follow this procedure:

  1. Click on the link above.
  2. Enter your search term(s).
  3. Under Limit results by, choose Content: Thesis/dissertation.