The index term will now appear in the advanced search form along with the appropriate pull-down menu selection.AB(child welfare worker) We use the author-provided abstract with little or no modification, or have members from our editorial team write an abstract from scratch, drawing on the document’s text and concepts.
SPTYPE(video) Use to search for dissertations containing supplemental files such as images, videos, documents or spreadsheets.
Enter the supplemental file type (Audio, Code-Script, Data, Image, Other, PDF, Presentation, Spreadsheet, Text, Unknown, Video).
A search for the term “accounts,” will find documents with the term accounts, health savings accounts, checking accounts, etc. To run an exact search where only “accounts” is retrieved in the Subject or Index term (keyword) fields and not terms that contain additional terms, search using EXACT. EXACT(accounts) Subject terms conform to the Pro Quest/UMI Controlled Vocabulary.
When an author submits their dissertation or thesis to Pro Quest, they must select one primary subject, and can optionally select two secondary subjects.
Online access to citations and abstracts for every title in the UMI Dissertation Abstracts database; since 1997, provides full-text access to dissertations.
links in the advanced search page and they are available for the following searchable fields: Author, Advisor, Subject name, Index term and School name.Pro Quest may also assign Subject terms to improve discoverability.See the Index terms (keywords) entry for additional information about Index terms (keywords).Citations for master's theses from 1988 forward include 150-word abstracts.ADV(Fogel, Aaron) Search for dissertations completed under the supervision of a specific academic advisor.There are some indexes that will not display an alphabetical list before searching for the term, rather you will have to enter a term first, and then the alphabetical list of matches will display.Once you locate the index term that you would like to add to your search, mark the item, and then click the Add to search button.SU(accounts) This field searches all subject-like fields for dissertations or theses, meaning Subjects and Index terms (keywords).Use the Subject heading (all) search field to look for dissertations or theses about a specific subject.Our team’s goal is to make the document’s point as clearly and succinctly as possible.Citations for dissertations published from 1980 forward also include 350-word abstracts written by the author.