Flower-Sprecher Veterinary Library


Current Awareness Services

A number of options are available for keeping up-to-date with the published literature, advances in one’s field, and/or areas of interest.

For help in setting up any of these options or for additional advice, contact Reference Services at 607-253-3510 or vetref@cornell.edu.

  • Go to Cornell Library’s Current Awareness page for information on New Books, Table of Contents Alerts, Blogs, Citation Alerts, and More.
  • Create saved searches and alerts in databases.

PubMed MEDLINE:
Create a search. Click on Save Search near the top of the page. On the MyNCBI screen, select Save. Respond to the question, “Would you like e-mail updates of new search results?” by selecting the frequency you would like.

ISI’s Web of Science
(includes BIOSIS, Cab Abstracts, and More): Click on Search History, then select Save History/Create Alert.