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Subscribing to Journal RSS Feeds: Ebsco

Getting Table of Contents RSS Feeds from an Ebsco eJournal

  1. Access the list of Ebsco databases
  2. Click on the title of the database that holds the journal(s) of interest.
    screenshot of entry into Academic Search Complete 
  3. In the blue bar at the top of the page, click on Publications
     screenshot of top blue menu
  4. Locate the journal that interests you either by searching on the title or using the alphabetical links to navigate towards it.
    screenshot of search box and alphabetical navigation links 
  5. Click on the RSS logo that appears next to the journal title
    screenshot of the RSS icon to the left of a journal title 
  6. Copy the URL of the RSS feed that appears in the popup window
    screenshot of popup with RSS URL in it 
  7. Click Screenshot of Save Alert button
  8. Follow the instructions under Adding a Subscription to an RSS Reader to complete the process of subscribing to the feed.

Getting RSS Feeds from a Saved Search

  1. Access the list of Ebsco databases
  2. Click on the title of the database that holds the journal(s) of interest.
    screenshot of entry into Academic Search Complete 
  3. Take your time crafting a search using subject terms or desrciptors, keywords, and any appropriate limiters to pinpoint the topic that interests you.
  4. Along the blue bar that tops off the search results, click on Alert/Save/Share:
    screenshot of alert/save/share
  5. In the menu that opens, click on the RSS icon
  6. In the popup that appears, copy the RSS Feed URL
     screenshot of RSS feed popup window
  7. Click screenshot of save alert button 
  8. Follow the instructions under Adding a Subscription to an RSS Reader to complete the process of subscribing to the feed.