After you have selected a topic and have confirmed that your topic has not been preempted, consider setting up alerts to automatically be notified of recent developments and new publications on your topic.
To create a Lexis Alert, select the bell icon at the top of the screen after conduct a search.
A pop-up screen will appear and allow you to customize your alert by adding a description, selecting the categories across which the search should be run automatically (e.g., secondary materials, legal news, etc.), and selecting delivery options (start and end date, frequency, etc.).
To create a WestClip Alert, select the bell icon to access the "Create WestClip Alert" link after conducting a search.
A WestClip Alert pop-up box will appear, allowing you to name your alert, add a description, select content, enter search terms, customize delivery, and establish schedule settings.