Interesting Msc and Phd theses can be downloaded via the following sites:
- Proquest (For theses written in the United States)
- British Library ETHOS (Electronic Theses Online Service, free download)
- YÖK Tez Merkezi (Turkish National Thesis Center, free download)
- Theses.fr (French National Thesis Center)
- Open Access Theses and Dissertations http://oatd.org
Please note that some of these sites require you to register and/or to pay.
Furthermore, many universities have individual databases for downloading theses.
Some interesting theses on Islamic Science which are free to download:
Abd al-Rahman al-Sūfī
- Ihsan, Hafez, Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi and his book of the fixed stars: a journey of re-discovery. PhD thesis, James Cook University, 2010
Download via http://researchonline.jcu.edu.au/28854/
- Moya Catherine Carey, Painting the stars in a century of change : a thirteenth-century copy of Al-Sufi’s treatise on the fixed stars (British Library Or.5323), School of Oriental and African Studies, SOAS, University of London, 2001.
Download via ETHOS
Kusyhar Ibn Labban
M. Bagheri, Books I and IV of Kūshyār ibn Labbān’s Jāmic Zīj: An Arabic Astronomical Handbook by an Eleventh-Century Iranian Scholar, Utrecht University, 2006.
Download via http://dspace.library.uu.nl/handle/1874/18830
Qutb al-Dīn al-Shirāzī
Kaveh Farzad Niazi, A Comparative Study of Qutb al-Din Shirazi’s Texts and Models on the Configuration of the Heavens, Columbia University, 2011.
Download via http://hdl.handle.net/10022/AC:P:11758
Ibn al-Nafis (d. 1288)
Nahyan, A.G. Fancy, Pulmonary Transit and Bodily Resurrection: The Interaction of Medicine, Philosophy and Religion in the Works of Ibn al-Nafīs (d. 1288), University of Notre Dame, 2006.