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Database Search Alerts: EBSCOhost Databases

EBSCOhost Databases

1.  Start a search

2.  Click on "Search History" at the top under the search box

3.  Click on "Save Searches/Alerts"

4. Create an account or sign into your existing account (Important:  DO NOT uncheck the "Load my Preferences from Ebscohost)

5.  After the account is created, it will go back to the previous screen, but with your personalized information

6.  Fill in the requested information and check "Alerts"

7.  The screen will expand.  Fill in more required information and click "Save"

8.  On the new screen click "Continue"

9.  The alerts should be complete.


Note:  To save a search instead, follow the same process but check either "Permanent Search" Or Temporary Search" instead of "Alerts."  This will save the search in your account for future use.  It can be found under "Search History."