Spanish Language and Literature

Resources, both online and elsewhere, for the Spanish language and literature, including Latin American.

Databases in Europe and Latin America

TESEO: theses from Spanish universities since 1976.

Portal de tesis digitales de REBIUN: links to databases of theses of Spanish universities.

Biblioteca Virtual Miguel de Cervantes Tesis doctorales: theses in literature from Spanish universities. Some full-text available.

DART-Europe: E-theses Portal

EthOs: British Library dissertations

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global: comprehensive listing of theses with abstracts in universities in the US, UK, and Ireland. Full-text coverage spans from 1743 to the present, with citation coverage dating back to 1637.

Access to Dissertations

Buy Your Own

As a last resort, you can purchase dissertations directly.

Dissertation Express : US, from ProQuest

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Print Catalogues

  • Catalogues in the library collections will usually treat a particular subject, time period, or institution.
  • You can locate printed catalogues of dissertations easily in the online catalog
  • Or in WorldCat.
  • For either database, do a Subject Keyword search on:  Dissertations Spain (or Cuba, etc.) bibliography.