To find theses and dissertations start with:
Other useful links:
ABES: thèses Links to various sites that may have full-text of theses from France.
Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations (NDLTD) Links to other projects that are ongoing in digitizing dissertations.
Tip: Did you know the MLA International Bibliography database indexes dissertations? Select "limit by publication type" as a search option in the database. Then under "Publication Type" choose dissertation abstract". Once you have a dissertation of interest, you can use the Dissertations and Masters Theses database to get the full text.