Dissertations that are not available online can be requested through interlibrary loan.
Requesting a dissertation:
Before requesting a dissertation from interlibrary loan check the Proquest Dissertation & Theses (PQDT) database. For more information on where to find dissertations that are available to download for free in PDF format go to the Dissertations & Theses Research Guide.
- Log on to ILLIAD with your Tufts username and password.
- Choose Thesis from the New Request column.
- Fill out the form with as much information as possible and click submit.
Note: Some dissertations may not be available if the author has not authorized distribution.