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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.

Database alerts by vendor

Find a list of databases a vendor provides:

Alexander Street Press

To create alerts:

  1. Click on the words Alexander Street at the top of the web page
  2. Click on the icon of a person—located at top of the web page on the far right
  3. Click on Create New Account

Ebsco

To create alerts:
1. Click on Sign In--located at the top of the web page.
2. Then Create an Account

ProQuest

To create alerts:
1. Click on the symbol of a person—located top right of the web page
2. Sign into My Research.
3. Create a My Research Account

Thomson Reuters

Each of the databases provides alerts a little differently.  Some are the same as Web of Science (click on Sign In and the Register) or look under the the icon of a person,