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You must search for your materials through the ECU Libraries webpages to authenticate/log in.
How to log in
1. If using the One Search box (on library homepage): conduct a search and on your results page,
click the black bar across the top of the page and log in with your PirateID and Passphrase.
2. If using a specific database (from "Database List" under One Search box): a pop-up box will
prompt you to log in when a database is chosen.
If they don't answer your questions, please Ask a Librarian.
Videos, PowerPoints, and interactive tutorials for various library tools and topics
Book a Librarian
Free one-on-one session with a member of our Research and Instructional Services team to get help with things like:
Free document delivery
Print material delivered to and from your location for free
(outside of Pitt County only)
Click here for more information.
Is there something we don't have?
We can get it for you!
Use Interlibrary Loan to request it.
Use Any UNC System Library
Check out materials at any UNC system library with DE Student ID Card and photo id.
For DE Student ID Card: Log into PiratePort, click My Apps and Distance Ed Card
(Print from home or receive in mail. Must request each semester.)
Our UNC Cooperative Lending page has more information on your privileges.
Online Writing Lab
Ask specific questions about your writing to a trained writing center consultant
To schedule a tutoring session, call 252-737-3009 and ask to schedule a DE appointment
Find a Proctor
The UNC Online Proctoring Network will help you easily access qualified proctors and find a facility to take your exam.
Use Free Software
Connect to the ECU Virtual Computing Lab from home and use the available software programs for class assignments.