Dissertations & Theses: Resources & Tips

This guide will help you locate dissertations and theses from Western Washington University and beyond.

Additional Indexes & Bibliographies

To find additional indexes and bibliographies of dissertations and theses, try the following subject headings in Advanced Search in OneSearch.:

  • Dissertations, Academic -- Abstracts
  • Dissertations, Academic -- Bibliography
  • Dissertations, Academic -- United States -- Bibliography


Writing a Theses or Dissertation

Western Libraries and WWU Writing Center have many books that provide instruction on writing theses and dissertations. Some examples are listed below.

For additional help, try an LC Subject search in the library catalog, using the following subject headings:

  • Dissertations, Academic
  • Dissertations, Academic -- Handbooks, Manuals, Etc.
  • Dissertations, Academic -- Authorship

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