How Do I Find - Dissertations & Theses

All UCR dissertations and theses are listed in our UCR catalog.

UCR Dissertations

Digital Versions 

Search the UC Library Search by author, title, or keyword, or browse by UCR department. Most UCR dissertations and theses from 2011- are available digitally from ProQuest or eScholarship.

Print Versions

Dissertations and theses submitted prior to 2011 may be available at UCR library or the Southern Regional Library Facility (SRLF). Search for these by author, title, or keyword. Items housed at SRLF can be requested through interlibrary loan. You can also purchase copies of UCR dissertations from UMI Dissertation Express from ProQuest.

University Honors Program Theses

UCR University Honors Program theses are available in print at UCR Library's Special Collections & University Archives.

Dissertations from Other Universities

Full-text, digital copies of dissertations (1998-) from the other UC campuses are available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses @ University of California. Older, print versions can be requested through interlibrary loan. Dissertations from other universities worldwide are available from: