Open access and phd theses it is now a university requirement that all pgr students registered from the start of the 2008-09 academic year must submit their thesis electronically this means that the full text of the theses is available via the university's etheses repository white rose etheses online (wreo) and the british. You can use the online ordering and tracking system direct from ethos to manage your requests for uk phd theses, including checking the status of your requests as readers you will deal directly with ethos so will not need to fill in a document delivery request ou staff and research students will still be entitled to access. A pre-defined search which limits the results to online australian theses only trove includes theses at all levels, including phd, masters and honours proquest dissertations & theses global proquest dissertations & theses global is a comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the. Theses the library has a full set of imperial phd theses all theses submitted for examination from 1 july 2007 are available online, on open access, from the spiral repository we also provide access to some imperial master's dissertations and online theses from other universities in the uk and worldwide. The library also offers printed versions of all theses which can be borrowed via the beast catalogue the theses are referenced some days for reasons of confidentiality since 2005 every thesis is attached to one of the doctoral schools at epfl and can be searched within this thematic collection all epfl phd theses.
Anyone can download and read stephen hawking's 1966 doctoral thesis “ properties of expanding universes” now that the scientist has given permission for it to be open access hawking is a theoretical physicist famous for his research in relativity and black holes the 134-page dissertation, written when. A dissertation or thesis is a detailed research project, usually submitted as part of gaining a qualification content often consists of an introduction to the research topic, a literature review, chosen research methods, findings and conclusions the library holds a large number of leeds phd and doctoral theses we also offer. Welcome to lse theses online, the online archive of phd theses for the london school of economics and political science lse theses online contains a partial collection of completed and examined phd theses from doctoral candidates who have studied at lse please note that not all print phd theses have been.
The university of cambridge has made stephen hawking's 1966 phd thesis freely available online to anyone wishing to download it the work, properties of expanding universes, was released with the permission of dr hawking through the university's apollo digital open access repository. Their online theses catalogue contains records of theses approved from 1970 onwards from 1 october 2017 all phd students are required to deposit both a hard copy and an electronic copy of their thesis to the university library find out the british library also has a new electronic theses online service (ethos. The about page of the british library ethos service search across 475000+ theses for free and order full text quickly and easily.
Theses from other universities the library holds some theses from other universities, and provides access to hundreds of thousands of others online there are many national and international websites and databases with lists of theses, some with full-text that you can download for english language theses, begin with. The university of melbourne thesis collection holds archival copies of all masters by research and phd theses completed at the university this will increasingly, theses are freely available online: to search the collection either search the library catalogue and click on the link 'connect to thesis' or search the institutional.