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ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: Personalization

A guide to using the ProQuest Dissertations & Theses database.

Setting up a My Research Account

To access personalization features in ProQuest Dissertations & Theses, you need a ProQuest My Research account. To set one up, click the person icon at the top right of the webpage, then click "Create My Research Account" from the drop-down menu. This will take you to a page with a form for creating an account. 

My Research Features

Special features that come with having a My Research account include:

  • Saving searches and creating search alerts
  • Creating and managing RSS feeds
  • Setting search preferences that the database remembers each time you search