When you click on one of the library Research Databases, you will be prompted to login.
Use your username, which is your Bigfoot student email address, and your password, which likely is your nine-digit student ID number.
If you are unable to login, contact a librarian as soon as possible. Librarians will make sure you are able to login.
You may also phone the college I.T. Help Desk during regular hours.
IT Help Desk: Technicians can reset your password to your student ID number. 509-533-HELP (4357)
To use SCC Library databases from off-campus, you must be a currently enrolled student or current employee.
Remember: You must access databases from the SCC Library's website:
When you initially click on a database link you will be prompted to enter the username and password you have used to log onto campus computers or the campus WiFi. If this does not work try the following troubleshooting procedures. After each step check to see if you can get into the databases.
The following databases are not accessible from computers off-campus:
To fully use the features of these databases first you will need to register or create an account. This is a simple and free process.
(Username: FirstL4444@bigfoot.spokane.edu (instead of 4444, us the last 4 digits of your SID). Password is your SID number, no dashes, no spaces.)
Here’s an example login for student named Jan Martinez whose student ID number is 201664444: