Off Campus Access

All Farmingdale students and staff can access any of our electronic databases from off-campus.

  1. Go to our list of databases at
  2. Click on the name of the database you want to search.
  3. Enter your campus User ID (e.g SMITHJA) and Password. The default password is your date of birth and last 4 digits of your Social Security number (e.g MMDDYYXXXX).

If you encounter problems, contact us during regular library hours at or call (631) 420-2184.

For all other technical issues, contact the Information Technology Help Desk at or (631) 420-2754.