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RSS: York University Libraries

RSS: Keeping Up With Research

RSS feeds for Journals
RSS feeds for databases

What is RSS?

RSS stands for Real Simple Syndication, a format for sharing information on the web. RSS allows people to monitor Web sites and databases for new information, without having to visit the site or database. RSS feeds are linked to image icons: or

How do I subscribe to a feed?

To follow an RSS feed, you need a feed reader which could either be a web-based feed reader ( Bloglines and Google Reader) or a web browser reader ( Firefox and Safari).

RSS Feeds for Journals

  • IngentaConnect – Browse by publication titles or subject area and subscribe to RSS feed
  • Project MUSE ® RSS Feeds – right-click on the orange tab besides the journal of interest, select copy shortcut and subscribe to RSS feeds

RSS Feeds for Databases