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Library Services and Resources for Distance Education Students: Technical Assistance

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

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.