ProQuest Adds ORCID to Its Dissertations and Theses Database

 » The ProQuest Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD) Administrator, a popular submission and review platform, now enables dissertations and theses … Continuer la lecture de « ProQuest Adds ORCID to Its Dissertations and Theses Database »

ProQuest reaches out to improve dissertation access

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Programme to Digitise Dissertations & Theses Expands in India

 » Dissertations are an important and valuable tool for literature reviews, as they provide deep coverage and extensive bibliographies which … Continuer la lecture de « Programme to Digitise Dissertations & Theses Expands in India »

EBSCO Information Services and the H. W. Wilson Foundation Expand Efforts to Build an Open Dissertations Database

« … In 2014, the two organizations created American Doctoral Dissertations™ which contains indexing from the H.W. Wilson print publication, Doctoral … Continuer la lecture de « EBSCO Information Services and the H. W. Wilson Foundation Expand Efforts to Build an Open Dissertations Database »

Why the Digitization of Dissertations and Theses is Important to Researchers, Universities AND Libraries

« … Digitization programs have only attracted significant interest in academia over the past three to five years, a phenomenon that … Continuer la lecture de « Why the Digitization of Dissertations and Theses is Important to Researchers, Universities AND Libraries »

ProQuest Collections Are Now Indexed and Discoverable through the Central Index of Ex Libris Primo

« … Among the important ProQuest databases that are now available via Primo are ProQuest Central; ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global; … Continuer la lecture de « ProQuest Collections Are Now Indexed and Discoverable through the Central Index of Ex Libris Primo »

ProQuest delivers access to Global Dissertations and Theses in Russia

« Founded in 1862, the Russian State Library (RSL) holds a formidable amount of historical information, including unique collections of Russian … Continuer la lecture de « ProQuest delivers access to Global Dissertations and Theses in Russia »

Degrees of Openness. Access Restrictions in Institutional Repositories – Hélène Prost – Institute of Scientific and Technical Information (CNRS), Joachim Schöpfel – Charles de Gaulle University Lille 3

« Abstract Institutional repositories, green road and backbone of the open access movement, contain a growing number of items that are … Continuer la lecture de « Degrees of Openness. Access Restrictions in Institutional Repositories – Hélène Prost – Institute of Scientific and Technical Information (CNRS), Joachim Schöpfel – Charles de Gaulle University Lille 3 »

Manolis Peponakis « Libraries’ Metadata as Data in the Era of the Semantic Web: Modeling a Repository of Master Theses and PhD Dissertations for the Web of Data »

« Abstract This study argues that metadata of library catalogs can stand autonomously, providing valuable information detached from the resources they … Continuer la lecture de « Manolis Peponakis « Libraries’ Metadata as Data in the Era of the Semantic Web: Modeling a Repository of Master Theses and PhD Dissertations for the Web of Data » »

Clement, GP, Rascoe, F. (2013). ETD Management and Publishing in the ProQuest System and the University Repository: A Comparative Analysis. Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication

« Abstract INTRODUCTION This study compares the two most popular ETD management and publishing systems used in the American higher education … Continuer la lecture de « Clement, GP, Rascoe, F. (2013). ETD Management and Publishing in the ProQuest System and the University Repository: A Comparative Analysis. Journal of Librarianship and Scholarly Communication »

Joachim Schöpfel : « Adding Value to Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Institutional Repositories » – D-Lib Magazine March/April 2013 Volume 19, Number 3/4

 » Abstract Part of the grey literature, electronic theses and dissertations (ETDs) represent a growing segment of open, available content in … Continuer la lecture de « Joachim Schöpfel : « Adding Value to Electronic Theses and Dissertations in Institutional Repositories » – D-Lib Magazine March/April 2013 Volume 19, Number 3/4 »