If you didn't set up your email when your service was installed, you can create anytime you want -- like right now. (Note: You'll need account information from your Welcome letter or your bill so be sure to have one of those handy before you start.)
- Go to centurylink.net.
- Click the green [Email] button on the top right side of the page.
- Click the green [Create Account] button.
From here, simply follow the prompts to choose your login/email address, password and secret question. Then, voila, you have your very own CenturyLink email address.