Social Work


How to Find Theses at Smith
Tips and examples of searching the online catalog for theses or dissertations.

Dissertations & Theses

1920 - 2006

Browse year-by-year files of abstracts. Find call numbers for these theses in Five College Library Catalog.

2007 to present

Abstracts and full text PDFs of recent Smith College School for Social Work theses. Works best with Internet Explorer.

2009 to present

Full text PDFs. Search or browse by title, author, subject, or date. Works best with Internet Explorer. Use your Smith Network username and password (LDAP Authentication) for access to any dissertation.

Full text 1997+, plus selected older dissertations; abstracts and citations 1861+

Includes 1.7 million full text dissertations (1997+, plus selected older dissertations). Also includes 3.8 million citations for 1861+. Includes a growing number of foreign dissertations.