Obtaining Theses and Dissertations on ILL

The Theses Link Collection

Many libraries will not lend dissertations or theses, but some will. Virginia Polytechnic Institute & State University has posted a handy  Dissertation/Thesis YES/NO list.

UMI (now Belll & Howell) Dissertation Services

The Center for Research Libraries has a large collection of foreign dissertations.  These are not yet cataloged in the CRL catalog, so check the list provided for further information.   If you are not a CRL member library there is a substantial charge to borrow, but there may be times when it will be worth the cost.   CRL also has a microfilm set: University of Cincinnati dissertations, Programmschriften, and pamphlets in classical studies. (Assured Micro-Service) (#18500827) 309 reels.
This is a set of dissertations and other materials on classical studies, written in German, Latin and French. The set is cataloged, and individual titles are analyzed in the Center's catalog.

The British Library lends disserations.