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Library Services and Resources for Distance Education Students: Finding Journals

This LibGuide will provide valuable information on library services and resources available at John B. Cade Library.

John B. Cade Library

Below you will find a list of general subject databases that that can be useful in your research. To begin a search click on the title of the database, when you hover over the title a description of the database is provided.

While searching the databases on-campus no log-in is required. Performing a search off-campus will prompt you to enter a USER NAME & PIN.

See further instructions under Technical Assistance). If you require assistance you can contact your library liaison, or phone the Ask Here Desk at (225)771-2841.

Technical Assistance


The EZProxy system allows off-campus access to information resources that are restricted to Southern University students, staff, and faculty. If you use electronic resources from an on-campus computer, your computer is identified as being on the campus network and you can access resources seamlessly. EZProxy allows your off-campus computer to be identified as a part of the university network.

If you are not on-campus you will prompted by EZProxy to enter the following:


Example: S0123456 or U0123456


Technical Support

If you have any problems accessing databases remotely please contact the Ask Here Desk at (225)771-2841,the Systems and Technology Office at  Ms. Payne at (225)771-2604.

General/Multi-Disciplinary Databases (Click database to begin search)

Reference Databases ( Click database to begin your search)

Theses & Disserations


Databases by Subject