ProQuest Dissertations & Theses (PQDT)

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Database Introduction

       ProQuest Dissertations and Theses (PQDT) is an online database that indexes, abstracts, and provides full-text access to dissertations and theses.  It is produced by ProQuest and was formerly known as ProQuest Digital Dissertations. The bibliographic database (without full text dissertations) is known as Dissertations Abstracts or Dissertations Abstracts International .

       PQDT annually publishes more than 90% of all dissertations submitted from accredited institutions of higher learning in North America as well as from colleges and universities in Europe and Asia.The scope covers extensive aspects.It is the vital source of information for nowaday.

Included Years
2002-
Responsible Librarian
Yixi Zhang (+86-755-88010841, zhangyx@sustc.edu.cn)
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