Search the library catalogue (Primo) to find University of Waterloo PhD and MA theses and dissertations.
- Search by author, title, or keyword by topic and department.
- Microfiche copies may be available for older theses and you can make paper copies of portions of the work using the available microfiche reader-printers.
- Paper copies when available are stored in the library's remote storage facility, the Annex. They may be recalled for in-library use only.
- Electronic copies are linked to the full text in UWSpace.
Search the electronic theses and dissertations (ETD) collection in our institutional repository UWSpace to find Waterloo’s open access electronic theses.
- Includes theses submitted electronically from 2006 to the present and a selection of theses from 2000 to 2005.
- Note: some recent theses are temporarily restricted due to patent or publication pending.
- Search the library catalogue to find theses that are not available electronically.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global
Search ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global to find Waterloo PhD theses until 2010 and MA theses from 2006 to 2010.
- This ProQuest database is restricted to Waterloo faculty and students.
- Includes citations to theses from over 1,000 North American and European schools.
- Full text is available from 1998.