Email Notifications and RSS

Announcements regarding new content within Scholar Commons can be recieved by bealerts, Follow, or RSS. If you select to receive the notifications via email below, they will be delivered through the email associated with your Scholar Commons account. If you do not have a Scholar Commons account, you can create one by visiting the Create New Account page. You can also create, modify, or remove your notifications by Logging into Scholar Commons and navigating to the Research Alerts area.

BeALERTS (Personalized Email Notifications)

What are bealerts?

bealerts help you keep track of newly published content, customized by you to your interests. To begin, simply enter a keyword or author name in the field above and click Search. A new screen will appear with your results. Clicking Save this search on the new page will allow you to receive weekly updates based on your specified criteria.

Follow Follow

By clicking the Follow button above you will receive a weekly update of all the new content that was added to Scholar Commons. Once you have selected to follow Scholar Commons the button will change to say Following.

RSS Feed

Subscribe to our feed

To enable the Digital Commons @ University of South Florida RSS feed, simply drag the RSS button above into your RSS reader. When new articles appear in Scholar Commons, our corresponding RSS feeds are updated and your RSS reader alerts you of the new content.

What is RSS?

RSS (Really Simple Syndication) is an XML-based format for sharing and distributing Web content, such as news headlines. RSS provides interested scholars with convenient feeds of newly posted Digital Commons @ University of South Florida content.

Learn more about RSS

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