The British Library now provides theses in digitised format via their Electronic Theses Online Service, EThOS.
We keep a number of dissertations in the Library which have been selected by tutors as good examples. These may be consulted within the Library, and are for reference only.
To see which dissertations are available:
1. Open the Library Catalogue
2. Search using the word 'dissertation', and some words from your programme title. For example:
3. Choose which dissertation(s) you would like to see, then print and complete the request form below and take it to UniHelp on the ground floor of the Library.
The BioMed Central author academy is a useful step-by-step guide to different aspects of writing a scientific paper.
It is aimed at researchers writing for publication but contains good general advice.