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Connecting to Databases, Journals, and Interlibrary Loan

Off-campus access to Bell Library databases, journals, and Interlibrary Loan is available for Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi students, faculty and staff only. Students, faculty, and staff attempting to access databases from off campus will be prompted for a user name and password. Here is an illustration of the authentication screen:

CAS Authentication


  • Use your Islander ID user name and password.
  • Visit for instructions on getting or resetting your password. The user name and password are the same as those needed for BlackBoard access
  • For user name and password assistance, call (361) 825-2692.

Faculty and staff:

  • Use your Active Directory/Outlook user name and password.
  • If you need password assistance, (361) 825-2692

All users: For non-password-related assistance with accessing library databases, call (361)-825-2609 or email the Reference staff.

If you are in need of Technical Support, please refer to the following link:

Webpage revised on 11/21/2013

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