Current Awareness Services

Stay up-to-date on the latest research in your field with alerts and feeds.

Keep updated on recent research

  • Keep updated on recent research publications and developments in your field, by using current awareness services from literature databases, search engines and publishers.
  • Save your search for a specific topic or author and be alerted by e-mail or RSS newsfeed when new content is added, or receive a table of content message when new journal issues are published.

You can also create a citation alert to be informed whenever a particular work or author is cited.

Below are links to selected resources offering alert services. You need to register/create a user account to be able to create alerts. Look for help options available, or look for buttons named Alert, Search History, Saved Searches or similar, in the result list after performing a search.

Business Source Complete (EBSCO) Search alert - Journal  alert 
Web of Science (Thomson Reuters)   Search alert - Citation alert 
Google Scholar (go to Advanced Search) Search alert/Citation alert
Emerald Management (Emerald) Alerts (Search/Journal/Citation)
PsycInfo (APA/EBSCO):   Search alert - Journal alert
Oria - reccomended for tracking new books in Norwegian academic libraries Search alert
JournalTOC -  (journal Table of Content).  To include fulltext links in a journal alert,  rather set up the alert in an EBSCO database  

In-dephts advices on research updating are available in PhD on Track.

Questions? Ask your Contact Librarian.