Welcome to the Companion Website!

This site is intended to enhance your use of Completing Your Qualitative Dissertation, Fourth Edition, by Linda Bloomberg and Marie Volpe. Please note that all resources on this site are especially geared toward maximizing your understanding of the material. 

Addressing one of the key challenges facing doctoral students, Completing Your Qualitative Dissertation fills a gap in qualitative literature by offering comprehensive guidance and practical tools for navigating each step in the qualitative dissertation journey, including the planning, research, and writing phases. Blending the conceptual, theoretical, and practical, the book becomes a dissertation in action—a logical and cohesive explanation and illustration of content and process. The Fourth Edition maintains key features that distinguish its unique approach and has been thoroughly updated and expanded throughout to reflect and address recent developments in the field.


We gratefully acknowledge Linda Bloomberg and Marie Volpe for writing an excellent text. Special thanks are due to Linda Bloomberg for creating the materials on this site.