Keeping Up With Your Field
MOBILE/WEB: Social Bookmarking - Peer & Auto Recommendations
Store your favorite articles, and find out what your academic peers are talking about:
You can track when a specified article or author is cited in newly published articles with citation alerts.
Most publisher sites limit results to citations appearing within their own journals, while databases can provide citations from many sources.
Table of Contents Alerts
A table of contents (TOC) alert automatically sends you the table of contents from a new journal issue.
Many journals, databases, other resources such as Browzine provide free tables of contents and sometimes saved search alerts to newly published content.
MOBILE : New Journal Articles
MOBILE/WEB : RSS Feeds & Feed Readers
Set up RSS feeds that will automatically pull updates for your interests together into one reader:
Web only readers
Create a search that is periodically re-run, with new matches to your search criteria sent to you.
Look in the upper right corner of most databases to create a personal account.