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This guide is starting point for research in agriculture at Illinois State University. This guide can help you with all aspects of your projects and research.

Find Dissertations and Theses

Milner Library provides access to two databases specifically for searching dissertations and theses:

Milner Library theses and dissertations from 2014 on are only available online in the Dissertations & Theses @ Illinois State University database. Selected dissertations from before 2014 may also appear in this database.

ISU ReD is the online repository for work of Illinois State University students, faculty and staff. It includes theses and dissertations and allows you to search by department.

Milner Library dissertations and theses from 2013 and earlier are available in print at Milner Library. You can search for them using the Milner Library catalog by choosing Library Catalog to narrow to only items in Milner Library and selecting Dissertations from the Material Type dropdown. You can search by title, topic, and author.

To narrow to Department of Agriculture theses and dissertations:

  • Choose Library Catalog under Search for.
  • Select Dissertations under Material Type.
  • Change the Keyword dropdown by the first box to Author/Creator.
  • In the box, enter Illinois State University Department of Agriculture.

Screenshot demonstrating the steps described in the text about how to search for Department of Agriculture theses and dissertations in the Milner Catalog.