Writing the doctoral dissertation: a systematic approach.
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Theses and dissertations are an excellent source of in-depth technical information often not published in detail elsewhere. To review theses and dissertations by subject area, try these links, chosen for their wide appeal and timeliness. Of course, you can find documents on any topic using our keyword search. The students using our website and research service are frequently conducting difficult research for their theses and/or dissertations. Our extensive research database proudly lists more than 150,000 quality research papers, experimental studies, and even examples of entire theses to download, study from, and cite in the body of your own thesis or dissertation! 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 The Emory Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETD) Repository is ajoint initiative launched by the Emory University Libraries,the Laney Graduate School, and EmoryCollege.