Pro Quest began digitizing dissertations in 1997 from a microform archive.Our partnerships with universities have been key to expanding the reach and impact of graduate works. Our Author Milestone Edition is beautifully bound and replicates the Library of Congress holdings, and are available at special savings for authors.
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Pro Quest Dissertations and Theses (PQDT) is an online database that indexes, abstracts, and provides full-text access to dissertations and theses.
The database includes over 2.4 million records and covers 1637 to the present.
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