To search the library A-Z databases from off-campus you will need to either use your Blackboard login information (if a student, faculty or staff member) or the barcode number from your library card as a community member. Please contact the library at 252-940-6282 if you have trouble logging in.
Some resources require a user name and password for off campus access. Please contact the circulation desk at 252-940-6282 for assistance.
Do not use complete sentences when searching a library database. Use the tips below to help you get started.
Connect keywords with
AND, OR, or NOT:
censorship AND internet
death penalty OR capital punishment
oil NOT petroleum
Try more than one search:
swine flu, swine influenza, H1N1, etc.
Search for varying forms of a word:
teen* will find: teen, teens, teenager, teenagers, etc.
Check your spelling.
Try more than one database.