Engineering Dissertations Now Available in Compendex

Core engineering literature database Compendex is adding engineering dissertations supplied by ProQuest to the database.  Each dissertation is indexed using the Ei Thesaurus.The addition of engineering dissertations dates from 2001 onward with an estimation of 6,000 new dissertations added to Ei Compendex annually.


Dissertations can be searched via the ‘LIMIT TO’ dropdown on the Compendex homepage in Quick Search 'ADVANCED OPTIONS'.


A link to full text dissertations is available within the 'Detailed' tab titled, ‘Link to ProQuest Dissertations’ and may include viewing restrictions as dictated by ProQuest.

If you need help with this resource, please contact a science and engineering librarian.

*Please note that this resource is available to anyone using computers on the UCLA campus.  Off-campus access is restricted to the UCLA community using either the Bruin Online Proxy Server or the UCLA VPN Client.