The Bibliotheca Alexandrina (BA), in cooperation with the Ain Shams University Library, is a depository library for theses and dissertations from all Egyptian universities.

The library holds more than forty thousand theses available mainly in Arabic and English. Some are available in other languages as well.

The BA  has also compiled a collection of online databases featuring theses and dissertations from universities worldwide. Abstracts are provided along with the author's name, university affiliation, degree, and keywords. In most cases, the full text of the thesis is also available.