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HOW TO: Create MyNCBI Accounts and Alerts

This guide provides a simple step by step process for creating your NCBI account and creating alerts to keep up to date on the latest published literature in your area.

Creating My NCBI Accounts

Creating your MY NCBI Accounts is simple and allows you to save your search in any NCBI database and the ability to create alerts to keep current on the latest published literature in your area.

1. Create your MYNCBI Account by going to and clicking on “Sign in to NCBI.”



2. Click on “Register for an NCBI Account” and follow the steps.

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