You will need to create a personal account in ScienceDirect to create search alerts.
To create a ScienceDirect account:
1. Click Register at the top right of the search screen.
2. On the Welcome Screen, enter your email. Click Continue.
3. On the Registration screen, add your name and create a password. Click Register
You will need to be logged in to your ScienceDirect account to create a journal/table of contents alert.
Sign in to your ScienceDirect personal account to create journal/table of contents RSS feeds.
To create an RSS feed for a journal/table of contents alert: