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Welcome to the PubMed research guide.

Managing Results

As you browse and gather relevant citations you will want to:

  • View the full display of a PubMed record, or change Display settings
  • Save citations to a Destination (the Clipboard is PubMed's "shopping cart") or Email, save to File, etc.
  • Save search strategies for re-running later

My NCBI: My Bibliography

Overview of My NCBI

 The My NCBI feature (link in upper right corner of PubMed home page) allows one to

    • Register for a personal account
    • Save search strategies in order to run them at a later date (check for new citations)
    • Receive automatic email alerts for saved search strategies
    • Save results in collections
    • Set preferences for searching PubMed
    • My NCBI Handout (tri-fold in pdf)

View a YouTube video Quick Tour on My NCBI features and functions