In 1986 Index to Theses was a book that listed the theses produced by postgraduate students at UK universities.
Under Monty it started to include abstracts (far more useful than just titles -- remember?) and went online in addition to print.
database exceeded half a million records by the time Monty and his
co-owner Roger Bilboul sold it to Proquest, publisher of the
American equivalent. |
In 2011, at the age of 93, Monty had finally retired!