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Research Guide for D.Min Students: Dissertations

A guide to research for D.Min Students

Finding Dissertations

When developing a research project, it can be useful to look at the work others may have done to give you suggestions on how to approach methodology or context for your work.

Research in Ministry and WorldCat Dissertations are the best starting places to perform this kind of search.


ULS Dissertations

To see old ULS dissertations and theses, click this link.

To see D.Min. only, click this link.


ULS Theses

To see old S.T.M. theses, click this link.

Dissertations & Theses Databases

  • Research in Ministry (RIM) 
    Index to Doctor of Ministry projects.
  • WorldCat Dissertations 
    A sub-set of the massive WorldCat databse of library holdings focused on theses and dissertations held by libraries world wide.
  • Theological Research Exchange Network 
    Index and purchasable full text of D.Min. projects and theses.
  • Open Dissertations 
    A collection of theses & dissertations from around the world, including links to institutional repositories for access to the full text.
  • ProQuest Open Dissertations & Theses 
    PQDT Open provides the full-text of open access dissertations and theses free of charge. It is not a comprehensive listing of dissertations and theses available from ProQuest.

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