The australasian digital theses (adt) program ceased operation on 28 march, 2011 the database server has been decommissioned, and the content of that database is accessible from the national library of australia's trove service each participating university will continue to host their own digital theses and house. Networked digital library of theses and dissertations (ndltd) is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination, and preservation of electronic theses and dissertations trove is a discovery service focused on australia, australians, and items found in australian collections. How to track down australian and international theses university you cannot browse the thesis collection you need to submit a request to view a thesis using the online form all university of melbourne phd and masters by research theses are included in the library catalogue and are identified by t. Digital theses university of adelaide higher degree by research theses are deposited into adelaide research & scholarship the records are harvested into the national library of australia's trove online resource most theses before 2007 do not have fulltext, only the title page, abstract and table of. Libraries australia provides you another means of searching for theses and dissertations held in australian university libraries note that a search of libraries australia will also find theses from other countries held in australian libraries go to the libraries australia search screen click on the advanced search tab choose. About the rmit theses collection the rmit theses collection consists of the research outcomes of rmit masters by research and doctor of philosophy candidates (including theses and dissertations), who have successfully completed their degree.
To view all theses in this collection, select one of the 'browse by' options (issue date, author, title, subject, title or type (of thesis) you can also enter your keyword/s into the text box above and click on search anu theses are harvested by the national library of australia's trove service and other search. Oatd currently indexes 3,429,635 theses and dissertations also contains an index of over 24 million electronic theses and dissertations to the extent possible, the index is limited to records of graduate-level theses that a free repository of australian material, including almost a million australian theses. Trove indexes western sydney university, australian and international theses held in australian libraries and links to the full-text of theses held in australian networked digital library of theses and dissertations is an international organisation providing free electronic access to theses from participating universities. Print theses the library holds copies of all newcastle university phd theses and copies of theses written for other research degrees such as dsc, md, dlitt, lld source for finding non-uk theses, and access options will vary according to the institution, but the links below give the best starting points australian theses.
Trove - australian digital theses 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. From 2014 submission of digital theses is mandatory the full text of theses uploaded by graduating students are made available on open access via the library web site and are freely searchable via the national library's trove and google scholar the advantages of open access to australian theses include.
Uwspace electronic theses and dissertations (etd) collection includes all electronically submitted uwaterloo theses and dissertations (etds) as well as phd theses submitted in oatd includes theses and dissertations from over 1,000 schools from around the world via national library of australia's trove service. The university of sydney accepted its first digitally submitted (pdf) thesis as the definitive version in august 2013 over the next 15 months theses were occasionally submitted as hard-bound volumes located in the rare book collection as a consequence finding a thesis between 2013 and the end of 2015 may require a. The australasian digital theses program database ceased operation in march 2011 the database server has been decomissioned, and the content of that database is searchable via the national library of australia's trove service search all australian theses the australasian digital theses (adt) database ceased. Australian theses search trove trove is the national database of material held in australian libraries to find theses, search for keywords from author, title, and/or institution international theses proquest dissertations & theses global full text cross-disciplinary collection of dissertations and theses.
A thesis (plural = theses) or dissertation is a document submitted in support of candidature for a degree or professional qualification presenting the author's research and findings more information about finding australian theses is available on the council of australian university librarians website. This includes all university of newcastle research higher degree theses approved from the beginning of 2012, except those under embargo search for theses in nova by author, title or keyword trove, the national catalogue, contains links to many australian hdr theses in other university repositories. Trove contains almost a million theses some of these are in print format only, others are available online in digital format in order to assist with finding relevant theses we have some guidelines and examples below how can i browse recently produced theses how can i browse recent australian theses how can i do a.