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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses

A tutorial on how to successfully use the functions of ProQuest Dissertations & Theses and ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global.

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Pfeiffer Library
Tiffin University
155 Miami St.
Tiffin, OH 44883

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About This Guide

This guide will provide general information about the functions of ProQuest.  It will also focus on the functions of one database within ProQuest: Theses & Dissertations A&I.

This guide contains the following:

            Gives a basic overview of ProQuest and how to create a new account.

            A step-by-step tutorial on how to browse and search ProQuest databases for materials.

            A tutorial on how to search for sources in ProQuest Dissertations & Theses A&I only.

            A tutorial on how to search for sources in ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global only.

            Demonstrates how to retrieve items from the databases.

            Additional resources for extra assistance.

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