Registering with an alerting service is a good way to keep up-to-date with recen t publications. Most major databases now feature an alerting service which you can sign up to.
You will be sent an email alert when new material in your subject area is added to the database.
Saved search alerts, table of contents alert and weekly digest.
Sign up for email alerts of new issues of selected journals.
JournalTOCs is the largest, free collection of scholarly journal Tables of Contents(TOCs). It covers over 20,900 journals (including over 5,000 selected Open Access journals) from 1,453 publishers.
Scans daily updates to PubMed and GenBank.
Scholarly Articles Research Alerting - Table of contents from Carfax, Psychology Press, Routledge, Spon, and Taylor and Francis journals.
Search alerts, journal issue alerts and citation alerts.
Journal tables of contents and announcements about new books.
Wiley Online Library
Includes alerts for business management, education and psychology journals.
British Library Electronic Table of Contents. Database details of 20,000 current journals and conference proceedings. Updated daily. Includes email alerting service.
These services send email alerts when web pages have new content added. Registration required.
British Standards online
Free email updating service
Announcements of the latest books in science, technology and medicine.
Community Research & Development Information Service - EU Research.
Community Research & Development Information Service - Alerting Services.
List of publishers web sites and alerting services from Loughborough University Library.
UK National academic mailing list service. Email discussion lists and searchable archives.
On the Web
Monthly current awareness service provided by the National Foundation for Educational Research. Reports, Publications and useful documents from educational research-related web sites.
Fortnightly email service on new research from the British Psychological Society.
Published every Friday on the web and by email, provides a fast and convenient way to stay informed about valuable Internet resources.
Television and Radio Index for Learning and Teaching. Weekly auto alert service based on your saved searches.