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Music: Theses

Selected resources for students of music

Locating Monash theses

To search for Monash theses in the library SEARCH, type your subject (or author/keywords etc) followed by monash then thesis within keyword search.


music AND monash AND thesis - will find Monash theses relating to music

Arts PhD Theses

Thesis databases and repositories

Locating non-Monash theses

There are various online resources you can check:



All disciplines

How to obtain a thesis not held by Monash University

Theses from other universities are sometimes available for Interlibrary loan through the Document delivery service, or it may be possible to order a copy either for the library collection or for your own use.

  • Check first for open access. Check Trove (Australia/New Zealand) and/or sources listed in International theses
  • Place a document delivery request .  Postgraduates may be asked to obtain approval from supervisor or contact librarian.
  • If you would like to include in the library's collection, request via your academic supervisor or contact librarian