Most dissertations and theses produced at WMU are availabile through the libraries. Normally these are bound paper copies and can be checked out like regular books. Use the LibrarySearch catalog to find the location and the call number of the title you need. Some older dissertations and theses may be in storage. Use the storage request form to request thesea or dissertations which are shelved there.
If the dissertation or thesis you need is not available in any full text source you may request a paper or microform copy through the interlibrary loan service.
Before using WMU's interlibrary loan service, you must first register and set up an account. Click here to begin the process. You will be asked to login with your BroncoNetID and password. If you have never used the service before, follow the prompts for First Time Users. You only have to register once during your tenure at WMU.
There are several issues to be aware of when requesting dissertations through interlibrary loan: