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Keep Current with your Research: Using Alerts

Alerts are notifications, through email or a variety of other delivery systems, when materials of interest to you have been published or added to a database, websites, new publications within parameters of previous successful searches, etc.

Google Scholar alerts


  1. Open the link to Google Scholar
  2. On the upper left-hand side of the page, click on the icon of 3 horizontal lines
  3. Scroll down to Alerts
    1. You may need to create a free Google account
  4. Tips from Google Scholar about alerts