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Theses Finding

Overview of finding Theses at Macquarie University and elsewhere

Theses Finding

A thesis (plural = theses) or dissertation is a document submitted in support of candidature for a degree or professional qualification presenting the author's research and findings. In some universities, the word thesis is applied to a bachelors or masters course, while dissertation is normally applied to a doctorate.

This guide will help you to find Macquarie University theses and other Australian and International theses.

You may find looking at theses helpful

  • to discover what has already been written on a topic
  • to help you identify research gaps
  • to look at theses formats and research methodologies used
  • to help you to refine your research topic

Theses Databases

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Accessing theses from other Libraries

To access theses that are not held at Macquarie and are not available online, contact the Library's interlibrary loan service for assistance. You may be able to borrow the thesis from another academic library.

The interlibrary loan service is available to Macquarie staff and postgraduate students.

Theses Quick Links

Access digital and print versions of theses