• Start at the Bio-Medical Library homepage

  • Under Databases, click Ovid MEDLINE

  • Login with your Ovid username and password

  • Under My Workspace, click on My Searches & Alerts and then click on AutoAlert (SDI) Searches and locate the alert you want to stop

ovid auto alert

  • If you want to delete the alert entirely, check the box beside it and click the delete button at the bottom of the page

delete autoalert

  • If you want to suspend the alert (stop getting notifications, but still keep the alert strategy saved in case you want it again later) click the pencil icon above the alert title. On the next page, check the "suspend" box and click save. If you want to reinstate it in the future, you can do the same thing and uncheck the suspend box

  • Now log out. Your AutoAlert should be discontinued

If you have any questions or problems, please contact the Bio-Medical Library Reference Desk at 612-626-3260 or medref@umn.edu



Subject Specialist

Bio-Medical Library Reference Desk

2nd Floor Diehl Hall
(612) 626-3260