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NDLTD - The Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations is an international organization dedicated to promoting the adoption, creation, use, dissemination and preservation of electronic analogues to the traditional paper-based theses and dissertations.

OhioLINK - The Ohio Library and Information Network, OhioLINK, is a consortium of Ohio’s college and university libraries and the State Library of Ohio. Serving more than 600,000 students, faculty, and staff at 85 institutions, OhioLINK’s membership includes 17 public universities, 23 community/technical colleges, 44 private colleges and the State Library of Ohio. OhioLINK serves faculty, students, staff and other researchers via campus-based electronic library systems, the OhioLINK central site, and Internet resources.

ProQuest - ProQuest publishes and archives theses and dissertations; sells copies on demand; and maintains the definitive bibliographic record for over 2 million doctoral dissertations and master's theses.  Students can earn royalties in $25.00 increments.  Please see their website for further information.