How do I set up Web of Science alerts?

To receive the latest information on topics or authors of interest you can set up alerts in Web of Science. These alerts will notify you by email and can be specified to track the following:

  • new papers published by a specific author or new papers on a specific topic
  • to learn when a specific paper has been cited by new papers added to the database
  • to receive table of contents of new journal issues

To learn how to create citation alerts review the Web of Science - Citation Alerts tutorial. To learn how to save searches and create search alerts review the Web of Science - Saving your search and setting alerts tutorial.