Find Dissertations and Theses

To find Harvard affiliate dissertations:

  • DASH - Digital Access to Scholarship at Harvard - DASH is the university's central, open access repository for the scholarly output of faculty and the broader research community at Harvard.  Most PhD dissertations submitted from March 2012 forward are available online in DASH.
  • HOLLIS Library Catalog -  you can refine your results by using the Advanced Search and limiting Resource Type to Dissertations


For Harvard and non Harvard dissertations:

Library Database:

Free Resources:

  • Many universities provide full-text access to their dissertations via a digital repository.  If you know the title of a particular dissertation or thesis, try doing a Google search.  

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