Accessing Databases from Home

Accessing Databases
from Home
LSC - Montgomery Library
3200 College Park Dr
Building F First Floor
Conroe TX 77384
To access the library’s article databases from home, follow these steps:
1. Go to the Lone Star College System Libraries’ home page at
2. In the blue, vertical bar on the left, click “Research Databases.” This takes you to a page
where the databases are grouped into several subjects. Also notice the links to “Find
Databases by Title” and “Search for magazines, newspapers, and journals by title.”
3. Click the database you want to use from either the subject or title list.
4. When you see the screen below, enter the 14-digit barcode number (without spaces) on the
back of your student ID. That number starts with 23136.
Type barcode number here,
then click Login.
5. Click “Login.”
6. You should then end up at the opening screen of the database you chose.
NOTE: Your student ID must be activated to access the databases from home. To activate your
ID, either call 936-273-7387 or bring your card to the Circulation Desk in the library, the desk where
you check out books. If you need help using a database, call the Reference Desk at 936-273-7390.
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