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Integrative Biology: Books & eBooks

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Dissertations & Theses

Dissertations and Theses (Dissertation Abstracts)
Index & full text of graduate dissertations and theses from North American and European schools and universities, including UC>
Coverage: 1861 - present. Dissertations published since 1980, and master's theses since 1988, include brief abstracts written by the authors. Offers full text of most of the dissertations added since 1997.

Search: Dissertations and Theses @ University of California (full text).
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UC Berkeley Dissertations
To locate sample dissertations from a specific UC Berkeley department,
search OskiCat for the keywords Berkeley dissertations <department name>.

Examples:
berkeley dissertations environmental science policy and management
berkeley dissertations integrative biology

eBook collections

E-books in collections are also available through OskiCat and Melvyl.  Limit your search in OskiCat to "Available online," and in Melvyl to "Online resources", under Advanced search: use format online.

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