Dissertation [from Electronic source using APA 6th ed.]

Standard Form

Author, Initials. (year). Title of dissertation. (Unpublished undergraduate/master's dissertation). Name of Institution, Location. Retrieved from web address (URL)


Faulkner, P. (2005). Consumer acceptance of biometric technology within the UK national ID card scheme (Unpublished master's dissertation). University of Portsmouth.  Retrieved from https://www.eprints.port.ac.uk/182/1/FaulknerP.pdf 

Citation in Text

Faulkner (2005, p. 4) asserts that existing theoretical research ...



  • Dissertations are usually non-recoverable, except sometimes to staff and students of the institution to which they were submitted.