OAIster is an index of digital resources from open archive collections. Indexed items include digitized books, articles, archived and historical sources, images, audio files, and movies. Some theses and dissertations are also included among these collections.
Note: Keep in mind that some theses and dissertations are available in full text for free, while others are not available in full text without authorization or payment. You are responsible for any charges you may incur to access documents.
When searching OAIster, you will automatically be searching Advanced Search. Advanced Search allows users to combine up to three different search terms to create very specific searches.
Limit your search to dissertations or theses by adding dissertation as a keyword.
Many items found in OAIster are available in full text by following the URLs posted in the item record. Some items however only link to a description of the item or to a site where the item can be ordered or viewed after entering payment information.
Note: The Jessie C. Eury Library is not responsible for any payments individual may encounter while using OAIster or any other resource. Instead, the Jessie C. Eury Library recommends placing an Interlibrary Loan request for the item needed using the link below.