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Staying current using alert notification software such as Highwire Press, PubCrawler, PubMed, Amedeo, iTunes and Delicious.

Staying current using alert notification software such as Highwire Press, PubCrawler, PubMed, Amedeo, iTunes and Delicious.



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  • 1. Current Awareness Software Gabriel Boldt Email: [email_address] Ext: 55209
  • 2. Today’s Topics
    • PubCrawler: Trinity College, Dublin
    • PubMed: National Library of Medicine
    • HighWire Press: Stanford University
    • Amedeo: Bernd Sebastian Kamps
    • Podcasting: Apple
    • Delicious
  • 3. PubCrawler
    • PubCrawler is a free "alerting service” that scans daily updates to the NCBI Medline (PubMed) and GenBank databases.
    • PubCrawler helps keep scientists informed of the current contents of Medline and GenBank, by listing new database entries that match their research interests.
  • 4. PubCrawler
  • 5. PubCrawler Setup
  • 6. Setup: Schedule Configuration
  • 7. PubCrawler Setup
  • 8. Setup: Option Configuration
  • 9. PubCrawler Setup
  • 10. Setup: Search Field Options
  • 11. Setup: Existing Queries
  • 12. Retrieving PubCrawler Results
  • 13. Retrieving Results
  • 14. PubCrawler Results
  • 15. Results link to PubMed
  • 16. PubMed and My NCBI
    • PubMed was developed by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI) at the National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH).
    • PubMed provides access to citations from biomedical literature.
    • PubMed also provides access and links to the other molecular biology resources.
  • 17. PubMed Alerts
  • 18. Saving Search Results
  • 19. Email Alerts
  • 20. Email Alerts in My NCBI
  • 21. Email slides showing PubMed articles…..
  • 22. RSS Feeds in PubMed
  • 23. STC2 RSS Feed
  • 24. Adding to an RSS Reader
  • 25. Adding RSS Feeds to Reader
  • 26. RSS Feed Added
  • 27. An Example of RSS Feeds
  • 28. HighWire Press
    • HighWire Press is a division of the Stanford University Libraries, which produces the online versions of high-impact, peer-reviewed journals and other scholarly content.
    • HighWire manages a collection of the finest, fully searchable research and clinical literature online. These partners produce 71 of the 200 most-frequently-cited journals publishing in science.
  • 29. HighWire Account
  • 30. Table Of Contents (TOC) Alerts
    • HighWire Press emails TOC (Tables of Contents) from current content.
    • Notification that an issue has just gone online.
    • Announcements from journal publishers.
    • Tables of contents from future content (FTOCs).
    • Pre-print publication notification.
  • 31. TOC Alerts
  • 32. TOC Alerts
  • 33. TOC Journal Alerts
  • 34. CiteTrack Alerts
    • CITETRACK: Receive email alerts whenever new content in HighWire’s participating journals is published.
    • Alerts are sent when new content matches criteria based on the topics, authors and articles you want to track.
    • You can determine which journals should be included in your alerts.
  • 35. CiteTrack Alerts
  • 36. CiteTrack Email Search Alerts
  • 37. Selected Journals by Topic
  • 38. Saved Search Alerts
  • 39. Saved Search Alerts
  • 40. Email slides showing HighWire article results…
  • 41. PDA Alerts
    • PDA ALERTS (HighWire Remote): Offered as a service by individual HighWire-hosted journals.
    • It delivers tables of contents, abstracts, and selected full text material from current journal issues to handheld PDAs.
    • PalmOS and PocketPC are now both supported.
  • 42. Amedeo
    • Created to serve the needs of healthcare professionals, including physicians, nurses, pharmacists, administrators, other members of the health professions, and patients and their friends.
    • Core components include weekly emails with bibliographic lists about new scientific publications, personal Web pages for one-time download of available abstracts, and an overview of the medical literature published in relevant journals over the past 12 to 24 months.
    • All information resources are free of charge.
  • 43. Selecting a Topic
  • 44. Journal Subsets
  • 45. Amedeo Email Confirmation
  • 46. Articles From Amedeo
  • 47. Amedeo Articles Link to PubMed
  • 48. Podcasting
    • There are many free oncology related podcasts available from Apple on iTunes.
    • A search of oncology shows that there are 81 podcasts available.
  • 49. Oncology Related Podcasts
  • 50. Podcast Subscription
  • 51. Current Awareness on Delicious
    • Delicious is a social bookmarking service that allows users to tag, save, manage and share web pages from a centralized source. With emphasis on the power of the community, Delicious greatly improves how people discover, remember and share on the Internet.
  • 52. Sharing on Delicious
    • If your friends use Delicious, you can send them interesting bookmarks that they can check out the next time they log in. Of course, they can do the same for you. As you explore the site and find interesting users, you can use our Subscriptions and Network features to keep track of the Delicious tags and users you find most interesting.
  • 53. Please add gabeboldt to your Delicious Account
  • 54. Thank you!
    • Please contact me with any questions:
    • [email_address]
    • Ext. 55209