Q. How do I access the library databases from off-campus?
After you click on the database that you would like to use for your research, you will be prompted to enter in a username and password. This is the normal user and password that you use to log into Blackboard, email, or the computers on campus.
This is the screen that will appear to prompt your login:
Off Campus Access
The database you have selected is reserved for current
Mohawk Valley Community College students, faculty and staff members.
To access the database please log on with your username and password information:
Note for students: The username is your first initial followed by last name and day of the month you were born. The password is usually your last 4 digits of SS#.
Please enter your username:
Please enter your password:
For assistance contact the MVCC Library Reference Desk at