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Alerting Services for Science and Engineering



Am Physical Society 
American Institute of Physics Alerts and RSS Feeds.
Institute of Physics  Create a personal account for alerts and RSS feeds
E-Print Archive


RSS Feeds

RSS Feeds are now available from many databases and other websites. You need a reader such as Google Reader to receive them.

Alerting Services in Science

Alerting Services are available via most of our databases.  These free services allow you to design a search and receive the latest results immediately on publication via email.  You may also have tables of content of specific journals delivered to you as soon as the issue is published.
If you use a database frequently and need to keep up with new material, sign up for the alerting service for that database.
This page links you to those databases which offer alerting services, linking you right to the page where you register for the service. 
If your results are delivered via email, please be aware that the links may not work unless you are on campus.  To see the full article from the link in your email when you are off campus, open the Library web page, and go to "Off Campus users start here".  Sign in, using your UML email address.  Copy the link from your email into your authenticated Library page, and the link will work and connect you to the article.

General Science Sources

Science Magazine
Wiley Journals
SciFinder Scholar-web version- has a Keep Me Posted feature.  Sign into your account, you can set up searches in your own Preferences.

Subject Guide

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Margaret Manion
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