Undergraduate past theses, if available in the Library may be accessed here. This listing is only be available to GMIT staff and students and may be accessed using your GMIT login and password. Please note the copyright restrictions associated with viewing files on this service.
Further to the Reaearch@THEA repository for all of GMIT published research and higher theses, alongside that of the other IOTs, there are many open access repositories out there containing much of interest for Business students.
Rian is the repository that combines the research and higher theses of 16 individual repositories (including Research@THEA) alongside the seven Irish Universities and other research bodies including Teagasc and the HSE. Users can search RIAN by keywords, institution, funding body or item type, to include dissertations and theses.
Use the BASE search engine (Bielefeld Academic Search Engine) to find material by author, title, subject heading or publisher. You can also use BASE to find material type theses (amongst others)
Open Access theses and dissertations OATD.org aims to be the best possible resource for finding open access graduate theses and dissertations published around the world. Metadata (information about the theses) comes from over 1000 colleges, universities, and research institutions. OATD currently indexes 3,284,609 theses and dissertations.
DART-Europe is a partnership of research libraries and library consortia who are working together to improve global access to European research theses. The DART-Europe partners help to provide researchers with a single European Portal for the discovery of Electronic Theses and Dissertations (ETDs), and they participate in advocacy to influence future European e-theses developments.
The Digital Commons network is one of the biggest repositories in the academic world, bringing together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.
There are many other open access resources available, and all includes theses and dissertations as a content type. See our LibGuide on Open Access for further information.
Searching in the Online Library for dissertations is easy. Simply enter the term 'dissertation' as a subject heading search along with your search terms as shown here in our Advanced Search.
This includes some of the last ten years of Bachelor of Business theses and patrons can view lists of theses for each subject area at the circulation desk. Lists of business theses are also available here. Patrons may check out up to three student theses from the enquiry desk. Theses may be viewed in the library only for a period up to three hours, as per the Desk Reserve loan rule, and must be returned to the enquiry desk.
Non-GMIT theses may be requested through our Inter Library Loans department. Please note their availability will depend on the policies of the holding library and not GMIT.