How to obtain a copy of a thesis

Individuals - Use this request form

Libraries - Use this request form

Ordering options and costs

PLEASE NOTE: Before placing an order for a thesis, search UQ eSpace

Enter the Title and / or Author Name (surname), then select Display Type, as illustrated below:


By completing the UQ eSpace search you may find the thesis you require has already been digitised.

Click on the title to view the complete record:


If the title is for the correct thesis, click on the 'Order a copy' button to take you back to the web page "Ordering copies of UQ theses" to complete your order.


Even if you are unable to locate the thesis you will still need to return to the web page "Ordering copies of UQ theses" to complete your order.

PDF (File/s supplied electronically):

  • A$65.00 per thesis / per volume, for theses that require digitisation. If supply is within Australia, add A$6.50 GST.
  • A$16.50 per already digitised thesis (includes GST) regardless of the number of files.

Note: Goods and Services Tax not payable on overseas requests.

Payment options

Note: Prepayment is required.   * IFLA vouchers are no longer accepted as payment *

Payment is accepted by:

  • Credit card (Mastercard, American express or Visa only)

Delivery times

  • Allow 8 working days for delivery.

Where to send the form

Type in all the details requested, print the form, sign the declaration and either:

Email as an attachment:

Fax to: (07) 3365 3482 (International dialing 00 + 61 + 7), attention Chris Heslehurst

Post to:
Digitisation Team
Scholarly Publishing and Digitisation Service
University of Queensland Library
Level 3, Duhig Tower
University of Queensland
St Lucia Campus
QLD. 4072 Australia