May 17, 2021

Scout: A New Alerting Tool (Beta) for Fed/State Government Info From Sunlight Labs

New from Sunlight Labs. By the time you read this we will probably already have a few Scout alerts up and running. More later. This resource sounds 100% promising and if Sunlight Labs other resources are any indication, it’s going to be awesome. Btw, Scout is free to access and use. From a Sunlight Labs […]

An Intro to a Free Table of Contents Alert Service: JournalTOCS

An intro to a very valuable freebie, JournalTOCS. They provide alerts (via web, RSS, and email) for more than 17,000 scholarly publications. Written by INFOdocket’s Gary Price for Search Engine Land.

Web Tools: "5 Websites That Alert Book Lovers About New Book Releases"

The five alert services (all free) discussed are: 1. Track New Book 2. Book Buzz 3. Any New Books 4. Author Alerts 5. Wowbrary A service many of you are probably familiar with. Wowbrary alerts users to new books at numerous public libraries around the U.S. Like many services on the WWW, the four mentioned […]

Education Research: Create Customized RSS Feeds With ERIC Database

From a New Post on the ERIC Web Site: Would you like to receive the latest material on an education topic of your choice? You can build on any search you create in ERIC by setting up a customized RSS (Really Simple Syndication) feed. The symbol lets you know that you can click on your […]