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Theses & Dissertations

A library guide for locating theses and dissertations.


 Theses & Dissertations

What is this guide for?

Theses and dissertations are extended scholarly essays that incorporate original research on a specific topic. They are usually written as part of the requirements for a graduate degree (e.g. MA or PhD).

This guide includes information about how to locate print and electronic theses or dissertations produced by students at Brock University as well as those produced by students at other institutions, both in Canada and internationally.

Why use Theses and Dissertations?

Theses and dissertations can be a valuable source of information for research. Theses and/or dissertations contain:

  • original research
  • extensive bibliographies
  • thorough literature reviews
  • emerging trends and voices
  • datasets or surveys


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