Cites all Catholic University dissertations included in ProQuest Dissertations + Theses Global. Full text availability begins in 1961 although dissertations from the early years may not be covered. For information about these dissertations please contact the Information Desk at the Catholic University of America (202-319-5070).
Many dissertations dated after 2009 may also be found in our institutional repository in Digital Collections.
Borrowing Dissertations and Theses Written at Catholic University
Borrowing / Purchasing a Digital Copy
Dissertations and theses circulate to Catholic University borrowers with valid, updated library privileges, including students from other Washington Research Libraries Consortium (WRLC) schools.
Dissertations and theses dated before 1962 may be requested through interlibrary loan by persons not affiliated with Catholic University or WRLC. Contact your local public, academic, or business library to submit an interlibrary loan request.
If a copy is unavailable for loan from the general collections and the customer would like to purchase a copy of the thesis or dissertation, the following reproduction fees apply
Electronic copy (pdf of printed thesis or dissertation)
$10.00 per item: 1-50 scans
$15.00 per item: 51-150 scans
$20.00 per item: 151-250 scans
$25.00 per item: 251-350 scans
$30.00 per item: 351 or more scans
Unbound print or electronic copy (pdf) from microfilm: $75.00
IFLA vouchers are accepted for international requests and will be quoted upon request.
We do not copy or lend Catholic University dissertations dated after 1962, because these dissertations are available for purchase through ProQuest Dissertation Express.