Access theses by searching the open access institutional repositories containing the research outputs of institutions. Contents are indexed by search engines so you will find them in web search results. You can search these services:
You can search ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Full Text: UK & Ireland and ProQuest Dissertations and Theses Full Text: The Humanities and Social Sciences Collection from LibrarySearch and Online databases and academic journals via the My learning/Learning support pages in the university portal.
Ethos is the British Library website for UK PhD theses. Most universities in the UK are members and you can search over 400,000 theses including those available for immediate download. You must first register as an individual on the Ethos website in order to download PhDs.