Answered By: Erin Guldbrandsen
Last Updated: May 01, 2019     Views: 1774

You can find dissertations or capstones by author in the ProQuest Dissertations database by doing an advanced search for the author's name.

  1. On the Library homepage scroll down and click on Dissertations.
  2. In the All Dissertations box, click the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global link.
    You may be prompted to log in with your myWalden Portal user name and password.

    Note: You should now be on the Advanced Search page with three rows of search boxes. If you only have one search box on your screen, click on the Advanced Search link above the search box.
  3. Set up your search:

    In the first search box, enter the author's name with the last name first. For example:

    Brown, Eric

    To the right of that, click on the Anywhere except full text — ALL drop-down menu and change it to:

    Author — AU

    Note: If the author's name is common, try adding a keyword related to the dissertation topic in the second search box.
  4. Click on the Search button. 


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Search all dissertations. You may be prompted to log in with your myWalden Portal user name and password.

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