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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 and Docket Tracks
- Pending Legislation Alerts
- Citation 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.