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Library Resources for Graduate Students

Theses, Projects, & Dissertations

A thesis, project, or dissertation is a research paper written by students in order to complete their master's or doctoral degrees.  Generally, students completing a master’s degree write theses and projects, and students completing a doctoral degree write dissertations.

Theses & Dissertations - 2015+ (online)

Search CPP Bronco ScholarWorks for theses and dissertation from 2015 to present.

You can also search through all CSU theses & dissertations collection 

Theses & Projects - Before 2015 (print)

If you know the title or the author of a project or thesis, you can search for it in OneSearch.  Theses and projects completed on or before 2015 are available as paper copies in the library.  You will need to come to the Library to check out the thesis or project. Be sure to write down the call numbers of the theses or projects you want to see before going to the shelves. These documents are organized by year, not subject.

College of Agriculture

  • Master of Science in Agriculture Theses
  • Master of Science in Agriculture (Dept of Animal and Vet Science) Theses
  • Food Marketing and Agribusiness Management/Agricultural Education Theses
  • Master of Science in Agriculture Nutrition and Food Science Option Theses
  • Plant Science Option Theses

College of Business Administration

College of Education and Integrative Studies

College of Engineering

College of Environmental Design

College of Science

College of Letters, Arts and Science

Collins College of Hospitality Management


The searches on this page sometimes include theses or projects from other departments, or may not include all items due to changes in program name. If a department or college name has changed, merged or been discontinued, you will need to craft a keyword search in OneSearch using the old name if you want items from these old entities. Examples:


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Reminder: If any thesis or dissertation is not freely available, you can request it through Document Delivery