It is produced by Pro Quest and was formerly known as Pro Quest Digital Dissertations.
The bibliographic database (without full-text dissertations) is known as Dissertations Abstracts or Dissertations Abstracts International.
Provides access to 4 million citations to dissertations and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present day together with over two million full text dissertations that are available for download in PDF format.
Over 130,000 new dissertations and theses are added to the database each year.
PQDT is available on the Web through Pro Quest® Databases . ) is a link that connects a user to a particular item in a database or on the web.
When you have full record for an item, look for "Document URL" at the bottom.
Each Library Catalog record links to the SMARTech full text record.
To search a subset of the larger Library Catalog, click on "GT Theses & Dissertions" using the "Search Scope" drop down menu SMARTech All Georgia Tech theses and dissertations are available electronically through the Georgia Tech institutional repository, SMARTech.
Theses and dissertations published 2004 to the present are openly accessible.
Those published prior to 2004 are available to the Georgia Tech community only, unless permission to make them openly available has been given by the author (to grant permission to release your work worldwide, contact the SMARTech Team).