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A Guide to Theses & Dissertations

Canadian Theses & Dissertations

Theses Canada Portal (1930 to present)

  • Includes citations to ~300,000 Canadian master's theses and doctoral dissertations in the Library and Archives Canada theses collection
  • Provides free access to full-text electronic versions of some Canadian theses and dissertations (~50,000).

‚ÄčDissertations & Theses: A&I (1637 to present) (McMaster users only)

  • Includes citations and abstracts for doctoral dissertations as well as some master's theses completed at accredited North American and selected European colleges and universities.
  • McMaster faculty, staff and currently registered students can download full-text online (PDF) versions of McMaster theses for FREE. Theses from other institutions can be downloaded for a FEE.

Repositories in Canada

  • List of institutional repositories in Canada.