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Alerts: Search, Table of Contents, & Citation Alerts: SAGE Journals

Use this guide to create auto alerts for your research.

SAGE Journals Personal Accounts

You will need to create a personal account in order to create alerts in SAGE.

To create an account:

  1. Click Sign in in the top right corner of the search screen. Sage Sign-in Page
  2. Fill out the Profile form for creating a password. Click Create Profile. Sage Journals personal account registration form
  3. Fill out the Registration form. Make sure you click the Terms and Conditions box. Click Submit.


Sage Journals Registration form


Search Alerts in SAGE Journals

You will need to be logged in to your SAGE account to create search alerts in SAGE Journals.

To create a search alert in SAGE Journals:

1. Conduct a search.

Sage Journals search screen

2. From the results page click Save Search button on top right of screen.

Sage Journals search results screen

3. Fill out the Save this search form. Click Save Search.

Sage Journals Save this search form

Journal/Table of Contents Alerts in SAGE Journals

You will need to be logged in to your Sage account to create a journal alert in SAGE Journals.


  1. From the SAGE Journals search screen, click a discipline under Browse Journals by Discipline or click All Sage Journals under Browse A-Z.

Sage Journals search screen

2. Either option will bring you to an A-Z journal title list. Navigate to the journal that you are looking for.

Sage Journals Journal title browse screen


3. Click in the box for the journal title, and then click on the Add Alerts button.

Sage Journals Add Alerts screen

4. Fill out the Add Email Alerts form. Click Add Alerts

Email alerts options box

5. Scroll down the My Alerts page. Click on My Alerts link on the left.

6.Select the alert frequency and select format. Click Submit

Sage Journals My Alerts screen.


 For More information, see the Sage Journal User Guide (PDF)