Finding Dissertations and Theses Online

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There are many options available for finding dissertations and theses to use in your research:

The resources listed below are some of the best sources for finding dissertations and theses online. The Graham Library is actively collecting dissertations and theses and will accept requests from TBC students to purchase works required for their research. Please contact or 701-349-5407 for more information.

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Dissertations and Theses Indexes

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International Dissertations and Theses

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University Repositories

Many universities make dissertations and theses published by their graduates available through institutional repositories. Though you may use the resources above, such as Directory of Open Access Repositories or the Digital Commons, to search all these resources at once, the repositories listed below are highlighted for their strong collection of dissertations on religion or theology subjects. Many of these link directly to dissertations on these topics, but searching each resource for more specific topics is recommended.

United States Repositories

Baylor University

Boise State University

Brown University

Boston University

Duke University

Fordham University

George Fox University

Harvard University

Institute for Christian Studies

Loyola University

Marquette University

North Carolina State University

Northeastern University

Northern Illinois University

Princeton University

Providence College

Rice University

Rutgers University

Southern Illinois State University

University of Kansas

University of Maryland

University of Massachusetts Amherst

University of Michigan

University of Missouri

University of Pennsylvania

University of Texas at Austin

University of Washington

Utah State University

Vanderbilt University

International Repositories

Oxford University