Campus Technology

Computer Accounts

A computer account for accessing various applications as a TAMUCC student is called "Island ID".  Use it to access many of the university systems: Blackboard, S.A.I.L, Islander email, WiFi, Degree Planner, Microsoft Office 2016 (Office 365)Webex, and Qualtrics It contains your first initial and last name and may be followed by a series of numbers.

Need help with your Passwords? Resources are available on the Information Technology - IslandID Account Recovery Services page.


Prepare Your Computer

TAMU-CC uses the Blackboard learning management system to deliver online classes. To prepare your computer for Blackboard, visit "Steps to Prepare Your Computer for Blackboard" and follow instructions.

Note that to view content in an audio, video or .pdf file you may need a plug-in. Follow the links below to download the common plug-ins:


Get Help

For technical assistance contact the IT Service Desk:

Tutorials and guidance are available at:


Reading Journal Articles Available via Bell Library on Blackboard

If the link to a full text article in Blackboard does not work, go to the library homepage.

In the Quick Search box, enter the article's title.  If you need further assistance, call the Bell Library at (361) 825-4509.


Computer Labs: