21 October 2015 Blogs

House of Commons Parliamentary Papers…there’s a Dissertation for that!

Wondering what type of research is being conducted using the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers?

In a few weeks the ProQuest House of Commons Parliamentary Papers database will have a new interface.  Customers who have the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers are encouraged to sign up to receive updates.  A Libguide has also been created with search tips, a slideshow and a list of upcoming webinars.  
Wondering what type of research is being conducted using the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers?  There are many Dissertations that highlight the wide variety of topics covered in the database.  Here are just a few examples of House of Commons content in the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global database.  
Anderson, M. (2000). The struggle for free travel: Britons abroad and the origins of tourism, 1814--1858 (Order No. 9986437). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (304625467). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/304625467?accountid=146402
Foda, O. D. (2015). Grand plans in glass bottles: A social, economic, and technological history of beer in egypt 1880-1970 (Order No. 3709460). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1699098774). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/1699098774?accountid=146402
Harris, J. (2008). A law apart?  the politics of pioneering legislative family law reforms in England and the United States (Order No. 3312388). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (304600450). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/304600450?accountid=146402
LeClair, D. R. (2015). Supervising a revolution: British ordnance committees, private inventors, and military technology in the Victorian era (Order No. 3663759). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1706899066). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/1706899066?accountid=146402
Long, H. P. (2010). Lloyd's of London: Information and influence in the nineteenth century (Order No. 1475715). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (305227568). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/305227568?accountid=146402
Thomas-Pollei, K. (2012). Disciplining medicine: Science and the rhetoric of medical education reform in Britain, 1770-1858(Order No. 3540991). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1115018017). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/1115018017?accountid=146402

By Sarah Palmer, Customer Experience Team Lead

In a few weeks the ProQuest House of Commons Parliamentary Papers database will have a new interface. Customers who have the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers are encouraged to sign up to receive updates.  A Libguide has also been created with search tips, a slideshow and a list of upcoming webinars.  

Wondering what type of research is being conducted using the House of Commons Parliamentary Papers? There are many Dissertations that highlight the wide variety of topics covered in the database. Here are just a few examples of House of Commons content in the ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global database.  

Anderson, M. (2000). The struggle for free travel: Britons abroad and the origins of tourism, 1814-1858 (Order No. 9986437). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (304625467). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/304625467?accountid=146402

Foda, O. D. (2015). Grand plans in glass bottles: A social, economic, and technological history of beer in egypt 1880-1970 (Order No. 3709460). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1699098774). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/1699098774?accountid=146402

Harris, J. (2008). A law apart?  the politics of pioneering legislative family law reforms in England and the United States (Order No. 3312388). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (304600450). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/304600450?accountid=146402

LeClair, D. R. (2015). Supervising a revolution: British ordnance committees, private inventors, and military technology in the Victorian era (Order No. 3663759). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1706899066). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/1706899066?accountid=146402

Long, H. P. (2010). Lloyd's of London: Information and influence in the nineteenth century (Order No. 1475715). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (305227568). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/305227568?accountid=146402

Thomas-Pollei, K. (2012). Disciplining medicine: Science and the rhetoric of medical education reform in Britain, 1770-1858 (Order No. 3540991). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Global. (1115018017). Retrieved from https://www.proquest.com/docview/1115018017?accountid=146402

Note: To view the dissertations in this post you must have access to ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Global through a library.