Current awareness services

Set up an RSS feed to receive information from your favourite websites, blogs, and electronic journals.

Create a Google alert to receive e-mail updates of the latest Google results on a specified topic.

Set up alerts in your favourite database or electronic journal to receive: new volume/issue alerts, tables of contents, search alerts, and citation alerts. Each database and publisher website is set up a bit differently, so explore the ones you use frequently to find out how to register for alerts and set your preferences. You can also contact your subject librarian for assistance.

Some of the databases and journals with alerting features include:

EBSCOhost databases, including but not limited to:

ProQuest databases, including but not limited to:


Read library blogs to find out about news and events, and to discover new and featured resources in the library.