Update your contact information (e-mail address, password, and name), change your preference for automatic sign-in, and select a starting application using this feature.
This Help page contains the following topics.
Edit My Information
Select a Starting Application
You can pick a starting application in your product subscription that will immediately appear each time you begin a new search session.
You must use the Automatic Sign In feature for this feature to work. The selected application will appear as soon as you start a new session.
Follow these instructions if you wish to set up a particular product database within your institution's entitlement subscription as your starting application.
The next time you start a new search session, the system will automatically take you to the selected product database.
Select a Language
The language you select will display automatically each time you sign in. Your choices are English, Simplified Chinese, or Japanese.
You can also select the Chinese, Japanese, or English language link that appears at the bottom of any product page to the right of the View In heading.
Accessing My Preferences
To go to My Preferences, you must be a registered user and you must sign in. After signing in:
About Required Fields
Required fields are marked by the asterisk (*) character.
If you are registering for the first time, then you must create a password to access your account.
A password must be eight or more characters in length. It must have at least one number, one alphabetic character, and one special character such as:
A password cannot match any of the previous four passwords.