The following handbooks provide guidance on researching and writing dissertations. For guidelines on dissertations at FSU, consult the Graduate School Blackboard site.
Use these resources to locate dissertations from most U.S. universities. Many recent dissertations are available as electronic files through Dissertation Abstracts/Digital Dissertations. Dissertations not available electronically may be requested through Interlibrary Loan.
Dissertations written at FSU are listed in the online catalog and in Dissertation Abstracts/Digital Dissertations. Links to the text of dissertations completed at FSU from 2003 to the present are included in the online catalog records. The Florida State University Libraries own two print copies of FSU theses and dissertations completed prior to 2003, one of which may be checked out.