For some time periods and some categories of dissertations and theses, there may also be circulating copies.Beginning with submissions from 2007, many dissertations and theses are accessible full-text online through Quick Search and through the Rutgers Electronic Theses and Dissertations (RUetd) site.When you are in your final year at college and are facing a Ph D dissertation to write, the mere thought of having to compose a long, research-heavy piece of writing can wear you out. On top of that, with all the time that goes into this type of academic work, it can be hard to plan and organize yourself throughout the semester.
This is often the fastest way to find electronic versions of Cornell dissertations. You can search Dissertations & Theses @ Cornell University and the Weill Medical College, a subset of Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses, or go to Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses and choose the Advanced Search.
Full-text PDF files of UW-Madison doctoral dissertations completed 1997 or later are available through Pro Quest Dissertations & Theses.
UW-Madison dissertations and theses from 1965-present are stored in the Theses collection in the basement of Memorial Library.
In a search box, type "Cornell"; from the adjacent drop-down menu, select School name/code and enter your search terms in the remaining search boxes to target your search.
From the results, you can use citations to search the Cornell Library catalog for individual titles.