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How to Set Up EBSCOhost Subject Search Alerts

  1. Log into your favorite EBSCOhost database:
  2. Acacemic Search Premier
    America: History & Life
    ATLA Religion Database
    EconLit
    ERIC
    GeoRef
    Historical Abstracts
    Index Islamicus
    Inspec
    MLA Bibliography
    Philosopher's Index
    PsycInfo

     

  3. Click on the "Sign In to My EBSCOhost" link at the top right of the home page.

     

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  5. Register for an account, then log in.

     

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  7. Once logged in, Enter the desired search terms, and click on the "Search" button.

     

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  9. Click on the "Alert / Save / Share" link at the top right of the search results.

     

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  11. A pop-up box with options appears. Click on the "Create an altert" option.

     

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  13. Name and describe the search, then click on the "Alert" radio button.

     

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  15. Specifiy details about the alert frequency and description, and email address on the resulting page.

     

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