Zetoc: The monitoring and search service for global research publications

Welcome to Zetoc. We are one of the world’s most comprehensive research databases, giving you access to over 28,000 journals, >50 million article citations and conference papers through the British Library’s electronic table of contents.

Keeping pace with your peers, staying up to date with new research, and expanding your field of knowledge has never been so simple. We make it easy for you to set-up personalised email Zetoc Alerts or RSS feeds to track the latest articles or journal titles related to your interests. In most cases, you can access abstracts or the full text of articles, depending on your institution’s subscription arrangements.

Our service is free for members of Jisc-sponsored UK higher and further education institutions, research councils. Among our subscribers are NHS organisations in England, Scotland and Northern Ireland, and a number of other institutions are also eligible to subscribe.

Zetoc Alert – Access

Set up, modify and delete email alerts

Search for citations of journal articles and conference proceedings

Zetoc RSS – Access

Set up RSS feeds for journals

If you use Zetoc or Zetoc Alerts you are agreeing to be bound by the Conditions of Use.

Zetoc: Always improving

In line with our quest for continual improvement and user satisfaction, if you have any comments on our new design and database we would welcome your feedback.

You can also join the Zetoc mailing list where all future Zetoc news and information/updates regarding the service will be posted: mimas-zetoc@jiscmail.ac.uk


“..in these days of cuts and reduced paper holdings, it is truly a vital service, without which smaller libraries such as this one could not function effectively”

Northern Ireland Practice & Education Council for Nursing & Midwifery

“Zetoc saves me hours of hunting for the latest information in the areas that I teach”

Lecturer, The Robert Gordon University

Service Information

Service running normally.

Need Help?

If you experience any problems with the service please contact the Zetoc helpdesk at zetoc@mimas.ac.uk

Additionally we would welcome any feedback on how the Zetoc service can be improved.

Future enhancements will be announced on the new Zetoc mailing list mimas-zetoc@jiscmail.ac.uk