LIT Students at Lamar University

Library Resources for LIT Students

The Mary and John Gray Library serves as the principal library for Lamar Institute of Technology students.  LIT Students have full access to the entire range of services offered by the Library. Visit the library for more information.   

LEA Accounts 

LIT students are provided with a Lamar Electronic Account (LEA) for logging in to library computers and accessing library resources. Your LEA account will be prefixed with "LIT_" and your "T#".

Example: LIT_T12345678

You can obtain your LEA account from LIT Self Service Banner, see How to retrieve LEA Username and Password.

 

Need help? What would you like to do with your LEA account?

I forgot my LEA password or need to reset it.

Use Password Reset 

This option will ask you for answers to your 2 security questions to validate your identify.



Use Self-Service Banner 

If you don’t know the answers to your 2 security questions, you can still use LIT Self-Service Banner to reset your LEA password.  You will need your T-number and 6 digit PIN.  

Need more info?  Read the detailed instructions

  1. Go to www.Lit.edu, click Student Information, click Self-Service Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your T-number and 6 digit PIN
  3. Click Personal Information 
  4. Click Change Your Pin OR Recover LEA Username and Password
  5. Scroll down until you see your LEA Username
  6. Click Give me a temporary password
  7. Write down the temporary password (it is case sensitive) and click OK
  8. Log in to Password Reset: Type your LEA Username and TEMPORARY and click Log in
  9. Type your temporary password, new password, and confirm the new password and click OK

Note: Your new password must be at least 15 characters using uppercase, lowercase, a special character, and a number.  Also, do not use any part of your name or username in the new password.  

I need to change my LEA password.

This option will prompt you for your current LEA username and password and allow you to change your password.

I need to register my LEA account, so I can easily reset my password when I forget it.

Register your LEA account with Password Reset so you can easily reset your password anytime. Login with your current LEA password and set up your security questions now! LEA 2-Step (DUO) enrollment required.

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click LU Connect, click Students or Faculty/Staff, click Passwords
  2. Log in to Password Reset: Type your LEA username and password and click Login.
  3. In the Welcome popup click the Click Here button.
  4. Select, answer, and confirm 4 security questions from the drop-down boxes then click Next.
  5. Download the Duo Mobile app from the app store or play store.
  6. Click Next to begin the LEA 2-Step (DUO) enrollment.
  7. Click Start Setup.
  8. Follow the onscreen instructions.
  9. Then click on Continue to Login. Select Send Me a Push and approve on your phone. This step confirms operation of LEA 2-Step and you will see an enrollment successful message.

Note: To learn more about LEA 2-Step visit: https://www.lamar.edu/it-services-and-support/lea-2-step/index.html 

Next 

Need more info?  Read the detailed instructions.

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click LU Connect, click Students or Faculty/Staff, click Passwords
  2. Log in to Password Reset: Type your LEA username and password and click Login.
  3. In the Welcome popup click the Click Here button.
  4. Select, answer, and confirm 4 security questions from the drop-down boxes then click Next.
  5. Download the Duo Mobile app from the app store or play store.
  6. Click Next to begin the LEA 2-Step (DUO) enrollment.
  7. Click Start Setup.
  8. Follow the onscreen instructions.
  9. Then click on Continue to Login. Select Send Me a Push and approve on your phone. This step confirms operation of LEA 2-Step and you will see an enrollment successful message.

Note: To learn more about LEA 2-Step visit: https://www.lamar.edu/it-services-and-support/lea-2-step/index.html 



I forgot my LEA username.

This option will direct you to LIT Self-Service Banner (SSB) and prompt you for the use your T-number and 6 digit PIN.  

Next

Need more info?  Read the detailed instructions.

  1. Go to www.Lit.edu, click Students, click Self-Service Banner
  2. Log in to Self-Service Banner with your T-number and 6 digit PIN
  3. Click Personal Information 
  4. Click Change Your Pin OR Recover LEA Username and Password
  5. Scroll down until you see your LEA Username

I need to change my security questions, so I can easily reset my password when needed.

If you know the answers to your security questions, you can easily reset your password anytime you forget it.

Need more info?  Read the detailed instructions.

  1. Go to www.Lamar.edu, click LU Connect, click Students or Faculty/Staff, click Passwords
  2. Log in to Password Reset: Type your LEA username and password and click Log in
  3. Click Enrollment
  4. Click the Pencil Icon next to View my security questions to view your questions.
  5. Click the Modify button.
  6. Uncheck the Hide Answer(s) checkbox so you can see what you type.
  7. Choose your 4 security questions.
  8. Type your 4 answers.
  9. Click Update once finished.
  10. Click Sign Out from the drop-down in the top right corner.