Finding theses using the library catalogue
By using the library's catalogue, you can locate theses in your subject area by using a Keyword search. Examples are forestry and thesis. exercise and thesis, low back pain and thesis.
If there is a digital thesis available, there will be a link to it in the catalogue record that says "Connect to thesis".
Digital theses can also be found through a Subject Search in the catalogue under "Internet access to thesis" Use the "Limit this search" option to add another term.
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The Australasian Digital Theses Program database ceased operation at the end of 2010. The content of that database will be accessible from the National Library of Australia’s Trove service.
Finding theses by topic on Trove
Enter keywords in search box. Results will be limited to Australian theses only.
Note: If you search digital theses, results will be limited to digital theses only. This icon indicates online availability.
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Finding theses by institution on Trove
Use Trove to find theses by university.To limit results by institution, go to Search the ADT - Member Institution Views
The Trove links populate the search box with the code for the university concerned e.g. nuc:VMOU (for Monash University). Type your search term(s) after this code, rather than overwriting it, to limit your results to the university concerned. If you do not find the thesis you are looking for, try unticking the "Available online" box - it may not yet be digitised.