Web Access Management

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How to access LSUHSC-NO resources off campus using your library barcode and PIN.

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Web Access Management

  1. 1. WAM WEB ACCESS MANAGEMENT Accessing full text resources off-campus
  2. 2. Before you begin… <ul><li>Do you have: </li></ul><ul><li>A LSUHSC ID? </li></ul><ul><li>A LIBRARY BARCODE? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(on back of your ID) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>A PIN number? </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(created first time you use WAM) </li></ul></ul>0 0000 000 000 000
  3. 3. STEP 1: Find the journal or database Search INNOPAC to locate journals & books Use E-Resources to locate a database
  4. 4. STEP 2: Click the link Click the link in the journal record to go to off campus login Use the Off Campus link to access databases remotely
  5. 5. STEP 3: Enter your login info Type your name (last name/first name order recommended) & barcode (no spaces) Tiger Mike 00000000000000 NO PIN? NO PROBLEM! Leave the PIN field blank & click Proceed to the Database . You will be prompted to create one.
  6. 6. STEP 3 ½: Create PIN Notice 2 boxes appear to set a PIN. Type the same PIN in both boxes You must enter your name & barcode again on the PIN screen . TIP: Enter it exactly as before. Tiger Mike 00000000000000 **** ****
  7. 7. STEP 3 ½: Create PIN <ul><li>PIN TIPS </li></ul><ul><li>Keep it short: 8 characters or less </li></ul><ul><li>Make it memorable: letters or numbers accepted </li></ul><ul><li>WRITE IT DOWN!! </li></ul>! Your PIN is secret. THE LIBRARY DOESN’T HAVE ACCESS TO YOUR PIN. If you forget your PIN, call us to reset it. You will have to create a PIN again. Tiger Mike 00000000000000 **** ****
  8. 8. STEP 3 ½: Create PIN Press PROCEED TO DATABASE to go to full text. Your PIN is now set for future use. Tiger Mike 00000000000000 **** ****
  9. 9. STEP 4: Access your full text Successful completion of WAM will take you to the full text or database
  10. 10. Final thoughts <ul><li>Use WAM to access journals & databases off campus </li></ul><ul><li>Library barcodes are available in the Library </li></ul><ul><li>AOL is not compatible with WAM </li></ul><ul><ul><li>If you dial up using AOL, open an Internet Explorer or Netscape browser window after logging into AOL. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>For problems call us </li></ul><ul><ul><li>504 - 568 - 6100 </li></ul></ul>

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