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Journal Alerts and Search Alerts -- how to create

Search Alerts

What is a Search Alert? How can this help?

Search alerts are used when you want a database to "run" a search you have completed on a periodic basis. Having a search "run" daily, weekly, monthly etc. keeps you up-to-date with new material being published related to your search strategy.

Journal Alert Steps --- Videos by Vendors

Journal Alerts

A Journal Alert offers notification when the latest issue of a journal/publication is available in a journal database. An automatic e-mail notification can be used which can save valuable research time.

 

 

  

The different vendors always create video tutorials that are helpful.

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