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Yes. RSS title feeds and table of contents feeds are available for Informit Collections databases.

For more information, watch the tutorial or see the Setting up RSS feeds how to guide.

Alerts can be created on searches against any alert enabled database and saved on Informit for 3, 6 or 12 months. As new records are added to any database specified in an alert, Informit will automatically email you records that match your saved search query.

For more information, watch the tutorial or see the Creating email alerts how to guide.

Expired alerts are retained on Informit for 12 months.

To re-use and combine searches, use My Search History.

For current searches:

  • click My Search History on the Informit toolbar
  • select Current
  • select the search(es) you want to use
  • select the desired option:
    • Re-use
    • Combine with OR
    • Combine with AND.

For previously saved searches:

  • click My Search History on the Informit toolbar
  • click Load
  • follow the prompts.

Yes, Informit is run on a fully compliant Z39.50 database server.

Yes. Informit databases are held on a fully compliant Z39.50 database server.

Configure your client to point to:

Server: <z3950.informit.com.au>

Port: 210

Informit is Z39.50 compliant and has been tested successfully with Exlibris MetaLib and Serials Solutions 360 Search.

Server: <z3950.informit.com.au>

Port: 210

Username: same as for Informit

Password: same as for Informit

A list of database names is available at https://www.informit.org/index-databases: Informit interface database codes.

Attributes in use generally follow the bib-1 standard with extra attributes we have created.

Records can be retrieved in both MARC and SUTRS formats.

Please contact Screenrights directly to check whether you have a Screenrights licence.

All users within the subscribing institute’s IP range have unmediated access to all content on Informit EduTV. Users can also register with a username and password for access outside the institute’s IP range.

Click the Register link at the top of the Informit EduTV screen and enter your details (Make sure you use your institutional email address and not your private email address). If you would like to subscribe to EduTV, you can request a free trial and quote here.

Yes. Access off campus is available to individual users that belong to a subscribing institute and have registered with their institutional email address. Go to Informit EduTV, click on Register in the top right-hand corner and enter your details.

After 3 hours of no activity, logged in users will be timed out.

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Yes. RSS title feeds and table of contents feeds are available for Informit Collections databases.

For more information, watch the tutorial or see the Setting up RSS feeds how to guide.

Alerts can be created on searches against any alert enabled database and saved on Informit for 3, 6 or 12 months. As new records are added to any database specified in an alert, Informit will automatically email you records that match your saved search query.

For more information, watch the tutorial or see the Creating email alerts how to guide.

Expired alerts are retained on Informit for 12 months.

To re-use and combine searches, use My Search History.

For current searches:

  • click My Search History on the Informit toolbar
  • select Current
  • select the search(es) you want to use
  • select the desired option:
    • Re-use
    • Combine with OR
    • Combine with AND.

For previously saved searches:

  • click My Search History on the Informit toolbar
  • click Load
  • follow the prompts.

Yes, Informit is run on a fully compliant Z39.50 database server.

Yes. Informit databases are held on a fully compliant Z39.50 database server.

Configure your client to point to:

Server: <z3950.informit.com.au>

Port: 210

Informit is Z39.50 compliant and has been tested successfully with Exlibris MetaLib and Serials Solutions 360 Search.

Server: <z3950.informit.com.au>

Port: 210

Username: same as for Informit

Password: same as for Informit

A list of database names is available at https://www.informit.org/index-databases: Informit interface database codes.

Attributes in use generally follow the bib-1 standard with extra attributes we have created.

Records can be retrieved in both MARC and SUTRS formats.

Please contact Screenrights directly to check whether you have a Screenrights licence.

All users within the subscribing institute’s IP range have unmediated access to all content on Informit EduTV. Users can also register with a username and password for access outside the institute’s IP range.

Click the Register link at the top of the Informit EduTV screen and enter your details (Make sure you use your institutional email address and not your private email address). If you would like to subscribe to EduTV, you can request a free trial and quote here.

Yes. Access off campus is available to individual users that belong to a subscribing institute and have registered with their institutional email address. Go to Informit EduTV, click on Register in the top right-hand corner and enter your details.

After 3 hours of no activity, logged in users will be timed out.

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