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Now it is the right time to get down to writing digital dissertations. Before starting, read the guide once again or look through various on the matter.

HKU Libraries' Digital Dissertation Consortium search screen (click to enlarge)

Fully interactive digital dissertations are not yet universally accepted. A student must consult with his or her committee before starting such a project. But fully digital dissertations are the wave of the future, and their influence is already being seen.


Formerly named Digital Dissertations

I did a Storify about non-book-length/digital dissertations here:

Doctoral candidates and some master’s students are required to submit an electronic copy of their thesis or dissertation to ProQuest/UMI Digital Dissertations in addition to submitting their print copies to Langsdale Library. This places the thesis or dissertation in a national, searchable database for other researchers to use and cite. Instructions for authors are . Submit your completed thesis or dissertation .


ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (formerly known as Digital Dissertations) allows users to search for dissertations and theses from over 1,000 North American and European universities.ProQuest Digital Dissertations database provides the full-text of dissertations written in the social sciences from 1997 to the present. Getting a copy of a dissertation selected from the ProQuest database is a two-step process: