Dissertations

NEW DATABASE – China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H)

By Joy on March 30, 2018

China Doctoral & Masters Dissertations (series F, G, H): Washington University Libraries recently completed a purchase of Series F (Literature/History/Philosophy), Series G (Economics/Politics/Law), and Series H (Education/Social Sciences) of China Doctoral Dissertations Full-text Database (中...

How Can You Be Like Stephen Hawking?

By Emily Stenberg on October 24, 2017

In honor of Open Access Week, Stephen Hawking’s thesis “Properties of expanding universes” was made freely and openly available on the Cambridge University website. Previously, the 1966 thesis was only available in print at the library or required people to pay for a scanned copy. Read more about...

Register Now for WU Libraries’ Graduate Humanities Mini-Conference

By Julie Hale on May 9, 2016

The third annual You’re in Good Company Mini-Conference for Advanced Humanities Graduate Students will take place on Tuesday, August 23. Registration is now open! Participants can look forward to these topics: WRITING THE DISSERTATION: Learn faculty members’ suggested best practices for writing a...

Dissertations Now Electronic Only

By Alison Verbeck on February 19, 2016

Effective February 1, the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences is no longer accepting paper copies of theses and dissertations for binding.  The Physics Library will also not be binding paper copies.  To find an electronic thesis, search for the author’s last name in the library catalog.  T...