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Education: Books, Theses & Dissertations

Theses and Dissertations

University of Southampton PhD/ MPhil theses

University of Southampton Masters dissertations

Hard copies of Masters dissertations which were previously held in the library are no longer available from the library. Please contact the admin office in the School of Education if you have questions about these dissertations

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To search for resources,

1. Start by entering your terms in the Search Bar. The video below will demonstrate how to conduct basic searches to find the book or ebook you need and your reading list.

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2. You can also search journal articles as demonstrated in the video below.

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