You can search the OSU Catalog for dissertations by: Using the catalog's Advanced Search, you can limit to both online and print theses.
See our Theses/Dissertations Mini-Catalog for a search pre-limited to online/print theses.
At the ETD Center, you can If you do not find what you are looking for, you can search the Ohio LINK catalog Advanced Search for print and select electronic dissertations and theses at Ohio colleges and universities. Full-text is available for dissertaions after 1997 (and some even earlier).
- use the Other Material Types limit of Search Proquest Dissertations & Theses for dissertations from colleges and schools in the U. If you are looking for items from a specific institution, choose School name/code from the drop down menu next to a search box.
The list of titles from the library catalog will then open in a new window/tab.
Pre-1986 dissertations/theses are not searchable by department. Please include the following information: Author, Title, & Call Number (see our catalog).If you are on a Virginia Tech campus but are unable to find the pre-1997 thesis or dissertation you are seeking in VTech Works, you may also be able to order a physical copy from library storage.Please check the library catalog at for physical copies.Access: Limited to authorized UM users (through validated sign-on).Doctoral Dissertations in Musicology-Online Description: A database currently containing over 14,000 bibliographic records for completed dissertations and new dissertation topics in the fields of musicology, music theory, and ethnomusicology, as well as in related musical, scientific, and humanistic disciplines. World Cat [First Search] Coverage: Current cumulative file.(Describes library-held materials dated from prehistory to the present.) Description: Provides bibliographic and citation information for over 179 million books, periodicals, sound recordings, videos, musical scores, dissertations, archival materials and much more, representing the holdings of most libraries in North America, some libraries in Europe, and the national library of Australia.RILM Abstracts of Music Literature [EBSCO] Coverage: 1967 - Description: Indexes international scholarly literature in all genres of music, as well as music education, theory, therapy, and ethnomusicology.On January 1, 1997, Virginia Tech was the first university to require electronic submission of theses and dissertations (ETDs).Ever since then, Virginia Tech graduate students have been able to prepare, submit, review, and publish their theses and dissertations online and to append digital media such as images, data, audio, and video.There are a total of 2292 projects available, accumulated over the 35 years our oldest courses have been running.Please note issues of copyright and intellectual property.