Register for TECH! It is optional, free, and it provides these features:
storing your searches
storing retrieved records
creating your own QuickSets (groups of databases to search)
storing favourite e-Journal records
personalized web settings (number of records per page, language...)
How to register?
Login form is available through icon . Click on Registration and fill in the form. Fields with asterisk (*) must be filled: login name, password, re-type password, your name.
Avoid using punctuation and spaces in username. Password should have at least four characters.
You can change, or update the information you entered, by clicking on Account update link below the login form.
Services for registered users
My Space can be found in Vyhledávač TECH menu. You can use it as non-registered user, to save the retrieved records. However, these will be deleted after you leave TECH search.
Registered users can take advantages of these additional features:
store retrieved records in e-Shelf and searches in History
save favourite database records in My databases to create QuickSets to search
set number of retrieved records per page or language in Preferences
You can store retrieved records here. Icon adds record to e-Shelf. There you can create folders through icon . Advanced view gives you overview of e-Shelf content and created folders.
You can personalize your searches! Save retrieved database records through icon . Select My Space, and then My Databases. There you can:
create a QuickSet
rename or update QuickSet
create QuickSet of all saved databases
delete databases not included in created QuickSets, delete whole QuickSet
add database to QuickSet
When you log on, you can search your QuickSets in QuickSearch or MetaSearch. QuickSearch displays your QuickSets with search form. In MetaSearch select My Databases.
You can save your searches in My Space by using MetaSearch only. Click on History in the menu. Icon delete the search, through you clear your search history.
You can save your searches as alerts in History. Alert is SDI-like service of regular sending information about searches via e-mail. You select the query (terms to search) from History, and frequency of running search and sending e-mails. TECH run the search and e-mail information about results. Use icon to create alert, to update, and to delete.
Change default settings of language, records view, or number of records per page in search results.