Put this in the category of technology that saves time rather than consumes it. There’s a new website out of England called the Journal Table of Contents Service that helps scholars stay current with relevant publications. Best of all, it centralizes what has been a very scattered process.
Step 1: Enter the name of the journal you’d like to follow.
Step 2: Browse the titles and abstracts.
Step 3: Create custom alerts
Over 14,000 journals are in the database, and the program will send the list of contents to your e-mail, RSS feed, Google page, or blog. Once you set it up, you don’t have to make further adjustments. Just scan the new contents for articles of interest.