This community contains research theses submitted by graduates of Trinity College Dublin.

In 2016 the Library embarked on a large digitisation project of PhD theses (selected from date range 2000-2015) and will be uploading more than 2,000 as open access e-theses later in 2016.

Graduates if you wish for your thesis to be included in TARA, First check if your thesis has been selected for scanning in 2016. If you are not on the 2016 scan list but would like to contribute a pdf copy of your thesis, we would love to hear from you!

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From September 2016 onwards an eTheses submission system will be implemented College-wide for all Schools and all research theses.

TARA (Trinity's Access to Research Archive) has a robust takedown policy. If you have concerns about having your thesis available on the Internet

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Recent Submissions

  • Black Gay Male Identity in the African Diaspora 

    WILKINS, JOHNNY (Trinity College Dublin. School of English. Discipline of English, 2018)
    This study seeks to fill this gap. By interrogating new or overlooked characterizations of positive black gay male identity, it seeks to address theorizations of black identity as it relates to black gay male identity.
  • An alternative perspective on investing in mining stocks, credit bonds and statistical arbitrage strategies 

    LAZZARINO, MARCO (Trinity College Dublin. School of Business. Discipline of Business & Administrative Studies, 2018)
    This thesis is a collection of three distinct essays providing advice to investors in three areas of Finance. The first investigates the sensitivity of mining stocks to metals using multifactor models. The second researches ...
  • Justification for the Implementation of Citywide GPS System 

    Jadoon, Adil Khan (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, 2003)
    Over the past few years, there has been an increase in the use of telematics in Demand Responsive Transport like taxis, so as to maximize the ever-increasing demand. To provide better customer service in the competitive ...
  • Palynostratigraphy and palynofacies analysis of upper Devonian and Mississippian strata of Eastern U.S.A. 

    Paterson, Niall W. (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). Department of Geology, 2009)
    Well preserved and taxonomically diverse miospore assemblages have been recovered from the uppermost Devonian and lower Mississippian strata of the Appalachian Basin, Eastern USA. Rock samples were collected from 13 ...
  • Pharmacoeconomics of Statin Therapy in Ireland 

    Heerey, Adrienne Monica (Trinity College (Dublin, Ireland). School of Medicine. Discipline of Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 2002)
    Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in most industrialised countries, including Ireland. Cholesterol lowering by pharmacological intervention prevents atherosclerotic plaque progression and has been shown ...

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