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Dissertations - Format & Examples

Use this format to cite doctoral dissertations.

APA (6th) General Format Author last name, Author initials. (Date). Title of dissertation. (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). Name of Institution, Location.
APA (6th) Example Boerman-Cornell, W. (1997). Learning to See History: A Content Analysis of the Affordances of Graphic Novels for High School Teaching. (Unpublished doctoral dissertation). University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL.
MLA (8th) General Format Author last name, Author first name. "Title of Dissertation." Diss. Name of Institution, year.
MLA (8th) Example Boerman-Cornell, William. "Learning to See History: A Content Analysis of the Affordances of Graphic Novels for High School Teaching." Diss. U of Illinois at Chicago, 1997.
Turabian (8th) General Format Author last name, Author first name. Year. "Title of Dissertation." PhD diss., Name of Institution (no abbreviations).
Turabian (8th) Example Boerman-Cornell, William. 2013. "Learning to See History: A Content Analysis of the Affordances of Graphic Novels for High School Teaching." PhD diss., University of Illinois at Chicago

 


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