what is dissertation abstracts online
Advanced research and scholarship. Theses and dissertations, free to find, free to use.
OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1100 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes 5,153,410 theses and dissertations.
Due to the impact of COVID-19, a number of publishers are providing expanded access to online content on a temporary basis.
Dissertation Abstracts International has been replaced by ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global.
The ISA has undertaken a new initiative to create an international community of young sociologists who are in the middle of their PhD dissertations or have completed them in the last 5 years. We are asking you to post dissertation abstracts (in English), together with a small amount of information about yourselves.
ISA will make it available on this website so that others will see what you are doing. That way you will be able to discover others studying similar things.
Listed below are some of the best examples of research projects and dissertations from undergraduate and taught postgraduate students at the University of Leeds
Please read about the annotations (PDF) to help you make the most of the two examples.