Locating dissertations and theses
To search for theses and dissertations, use the following resources:
1. For Oakland University theses and dissertations:
Use "advanced search" in the catalog
, limiting the location to Oakland Theses.
You can also try the database Dissertations and Theses at OU 2. For dissertations outside of Oakland University:
To get the text of a dissertation you identified, follow any one of these options:
- For an OU dissertation or thesis, check the catalog or ask a librarian.
- For non OU works, request through Interlibrary Loan
- Search the web (some dissertations are placed in their university's online repository and are available online to the public).
- Order a print or electronic copy of the dissertation through Dissertation Express (approximate cost: $37 to $75).
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