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How to: Save text searches and set up automated searches with E-mailed results

Please note that there is a YouTube video tutorial about this.

You can save, automate your searches and have the results E-mailed to you through a free MyNCBI account. Access to MyNCBI is available at the top of all NCBI database search pages.

Starting from the MyNCBI homepage...

  1. Sign In to use an existing account or click on Register for an account to establish a new account.
  2. Perform the search to be saved or updated regularly in the database of interest.
  3. Click the "Save Search" search link that appears near the top of the search results page.
  4. In MyNCBI save the search and choose the settings for automated E-mail updates. These settings can be modified at any time by accessing the MyNCBI account.