Searching in the Online Library for dissertations is easy. Simply enter the term 'dissertation' as a subject heading search along with your search terms as shown here in our Advanced Search.
Research@THEA is the institutional repository for the Connacht-Ulster Alliance Libraries.
Other research, including conference proceedings and journal articles by staff and students are also available in the open access repository.
Theses are Desk Reserve items; they can be checked out to be viewed in the library only for up to three hours. They cannot be taken from the library.
From 2017 the library hopes to have the full text of some available ONLINE via library SEARCH+FIND. Access will be limited to ATU staff and students using your ATU login and password.
Non-ATU theses may be requested through our Inter Library Loans department. Please note their availability will depend on the policies of the holding library and not ATU.
You can locate details of theses submitted in other Universities from the following open access sources:
There are many other open access resources available, all include theses and dissertations as a content type. See our LibGuide on Open Access for further information.
PQDT Open provides the full text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. You can quickly and easily locate dissertations and theses relevant to your discipline and view the complete text in PDF format.