New E-Resource: Dissertations & Theses [PQDT] (ProQuest/CSA)

The following electronic resource is now available:

Dissertations & Theses [PQDT] (ProQuest/CSA)  
Index of all doctoral dissertations and some master’s theses from most North American and many European colleges and universities. Each dissertation published since July 1980 includes a 350-word abstract written by the author. Master’s theses published since 1988 include 150-word abstracts. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and some retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works. NOTE: Some full text is not available due to restrictions placed by the author, patents pending or problems regarding use of copyrighted material without permission.