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For questions related to the use of library resources, please contact John B. Coleman Library Reference Department, X1535 (936-261-1535). The following instructions pertain how to gain access from off campus.

All Faculty, Staff and Students are required to enter your network ID and network password to access the Library’s electronic resources from off campus.

Your network ID is the first part of your Prairie View A&M University e-mail address (your network ID is the part before the @ on your e-mail address) and your password is your e-mail password.

Example:   or
In this example; “jbcoleman” would be the network ID
For students: If your do not know your email account, please log into PantherTracks to obtain your network ID. Instructions on how to access PantherTracks .
If you cannot login to PantherTracks please contact Help Desk at (936) 261-2525 or Toll free (877) 241-1752 for assistance.

For faculty and staff: Please contact Help Desk at (936) 261-2525 or Toll free (877) 241-1752 to obtain your network ID

If you are not a current PVAMU staff or student and you have a special need to access the restricted electronic resources, you can request access. For further information click here.

Click here to access the A-Z Database List