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Another way in which the thesis and dissertation differ are in length. A masters degree thesis is typically over 100 pages. However, the dissertation is usually at least double and sometimes triple the length of a thesis. To determine the length of your thesis or dissertation, remember you should always first consult your grad school.
The indexes citations, abstracts, and full-text theses and dissertations from around the world. Many are available in full text through this database (otherwise you may be able to request a copy through ). Early 1900s-present.Electronic Theses and Dissertations
Digital Library and Archives allows searching for citations and abstracts of thousands of theses and dissertations. Free full-text access is provided for a substantial percentage of these items. Making the decision to pursue a PhD degree is a significant commitment. Even if undertaken on a full-time basis, you will be committing several years of your life to a process with no certain outcome. will be rewarding and, at times, frustrating. To better equip you for the challenges ahead, we have compiled a series of articles, a "how-to" guide for writing a doctoral dissertation (also known as a thesis). In Part One, we address some commonly asked questions about the PhD and dissertation; namely, what is it and is it right for me? Virginia Tech has been a worldwide leader in ETD initiatives for more than 20 years. On January 1, 1997 VT was the to require ETDs. Our mission is to preserve and provide access to the research and scholarship of Virginia Tech's graduate students. Many, but not all, of our traditionally bound theses and dissertations have been scanned and are also availble in Summon includes all Virginia Tech theses and dissertations (print and electronic), the full text of all ProQuest Theses and Dissertations, all of NDLTD and other open access repositories, and all the international dissertations from CRL. .