The UW Libraries hold physical copies of dissertations written by UW students before 2013. From 2013 forward, most UW dissertations will only be hosted online through UW Libraries ResearchWorks Service. To locate physical and online dissertations, use UW Libraries Search. Try using the Advanced Search in the following ways:
All UW dissertations are now published only online. This provides 24/7 access to your dissertation and supports open access to scholarly information. UW Communication dissertations are available online through UW ResearchWorks.