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Special Delivery: Creating Email Alerts for the Latest Research

Ever wish you could get the latest research sent right to your inbox? Well, you can! In this session, you'll learn how to use the databases to create alerts for topical searches and the newest articles from your favorite journals.
Date: Friday October 9th
Location(s): Old Westbury – Harry Schure Hall DL Classroom #2; Manhattan - EGGC 706
Time: 9:30-10:30 a.m.

Session Objectives

By the end of today's session, you will be able to... 

  • determine if the NYIT Library subscribes (in print or electronically) to a specific journal;
  • determine the database in which an electronic journal is housed; 
  • create a personal user account for an Ebsco and/or Proquest database;
  • create a topic and journal alert in an Ebsco and/or Proquest database.
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