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Tests, Surveys, and Measures

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VCU Libraries provides access to the electroniic full-test versions of nearly all dissertations published in the U.S. since 1997 through this database. You can search it directly from this page or access it from the Databases A-Z (D) list on the VCU Libraries' homepage (

Dissertations and Theses Full Text (Proquest)

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Enter any combination of keywords with this exact search phrase including parentheses (test or measure or scale or instrument)

Once you have a set of citations, check the abstracts to see if the author mentions administering or designing a measurement tool. If so, it's likely that a reprint of the measure will appear in the appendix of the dissertation.