Answered By: Melissa Del Castillo
Last Updated: Sep 12, 2023     Views: 5748

How should I log in to access articles?

When prompted, sign in with your FIU username and password. 

When is it necessary to have a Library Card?

There are library services that require a library card number.

What if I'm using the A-Z List?

When prompted simply sign in with your FIU username and password. 

Do you have a Onecard, but don't have your 14-digit barcode?

Use the barcode generator to find your 14-digit library card number. You can also call circulation if you don't have the 14-digit number MMC: (305) 348-2451 BBC: (305) 919-5718.

Don't have a Onecard yet?

Visit the Onecard site for more info:

Trying to use a database and keep getting an error message?

You may need to clear your history and cache. Find directions by browser on our Help Page.

What do I do if it prompts for a Library Card Number & Password?

There are very few databases that need a library card number. Your library number is the 14-digit number on the back of your Panther OneCard. The password is the 4-digit birthday code (for example, if your birthdate is Feb. 13, your password would be 0213). 

Is there a workaround with VPN?

You can also authenticate with VPN as a workaround. Find more information on accessing FIU’s VPN at

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