Types of Alerts
There are several types of alerts, common ones listed below.
- Journal or Publication Alerts (sometimes called eTOC alerts)
- Search Alerts
- Docket Alerts
- Pending Legislation Alerts
To set up alerts, users should follow instructions on the individual databases. While every database employs a slightly different set up method, many require the researcher to register for a free account. An nyu.edu email address is often required.