If you need to manage NIH public access compliance of your peer reviewed journal articles or you frequently search PubMed, you could benefit from customizing your experience with a free My NCBI account. 

To sign up for your free account go to PubMed and select 'Sign in to NCBI' from the upper right hand corner. After signing up you can create custom filters, save search strategies, manage your email alerts and keep your personal bibliography up to date.

To learn how to maximize your use of My NCBI start with the 5 short (less than 2 minutes each) video tutorials produced by NCBI or check out the My NCBI Help ebook from the NCBI Bookshelf.