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VS 297 Writing Practicum: Dissertation-specific Resources

VS 297 Writing Practicum, winter quarter 2018, Professor Cecile Whiting

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Digital Dissertations--Find dissertations as well as selected masters theses. 

Requests via Interlibrary Loan--Use this form to request dissertation not held by UCI or available in full text. 

College Art Associations Dissertations Online--Titles are submitted once a year by each institution granting the PhD in art history and/or visual studies. 

How to File your Dissertation

The UCI Libraries Special Collections & Archives department is in charge of UCI dissertations and theses. Read more about what happens when you get to this step here.

Also! If you do not want to file with Proquest (who charges a fee and requires image clearance), you also have the right to use eScholarship as an open access repository for your work.

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Dissertation Writing Resources