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License Begins: 
January 1, 2018
License Ends: 
December 31, 2018
Vendor: 
Description: 

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global is the most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses in the world.  In summary, ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global offers access to the full range ofProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text content plus additional international content (over 1.5 million PHD dissertations in overall). It also includes ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - UK & Ireland, which grants access to over 500,000 abstracts from UK & Irish PhD theses (the content from our ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - UK & Ireland database).  In 2016 ProQuest added 262,186 dissertations and theses A&I and full text to PQDT Global.  In 2017 thus far we are on track to add an even greater number of items, including recently adding nearly 30,000 records from China – the first time this material has been available outside the country.  We are adding thousands of full text from universities in Europe and Asia, including Portugal, Australia, Italy, etc.  

Also available: volume A and B subjects

  • PQDT Volume A: Humanities and Social Sciences Collection: Over 1 million citations, from architecture and biblical studies, to urban planning and women’s studies. Volume A also contains all education-related graduate works.
  • PQDT Volume B: The Sciences and Engineering Collection: Over 1.5 million citations, from atmospheric science, organic chemistry and nuclear engineering, to immunology, obstetrics, and psychology are covered in this collection
LibGuide:  http://proquest.libguides.com/pqdt
Brochure: http://media2.proquest.com/documents/pqdt-global.pdf
Chron coverage: 
1861 to present
Content Types: 
Index, FullText
Multi-Year Contract: 
Thursday, December 31, 2020
Multi-Year Notes: 

see entitlements below for list of schools taking the 3 year offer

Counter-Compliant: 
No
Notes on Subscribers: