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Prepare for the upcoming election and get involved!

Unlock the power of your voice! Explore our voting research guide and learn how to get involved and make informed decisions for a brighter tomorrow.

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Act One Culture Passes are here!

Act One Culture Pass

Have you heard about the Act One Culture Pass program? It's your ticket to FREE admission to some of the Valley's most amazing cultural attractions, and it's available in the PC Library!

Explore the archaeological wonders of the Pueblo Grande Museum, immerse yourself in American Indian art at the Heard Museum, or bask in the beauty of the Desert Botanical Gardens (and more, check out the list of available places you can visit) —all at no cost!

Find them on the Culture Pass display board, located across from the circulation desk on the main floor of the library, and go on an AZ adventure today! 🌵🏛️🌼

Visit the Maricopa Seed Library at PC

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The Maricopa Native Seed Library is available at Phoenix College! Located just inside the entrance of the Library, this natural collection requires no ID or library card and nothing to return.

Please check Library hours to find a time to stop by and pick up your packets. Up to 3 packets may be selected per month. Seeds for a variety of non-native food plants are also available. Happy planting!

Closed for intersession!

Library closed during intersession





The Library is closed for intersession (May 10 - May 19) but will reopen for summer on May 20th!

We look forward to seeing you soon. 

For details, see all hours.

For immediate assistance, use our Ask A Librarian service to chat with a real librarian anytime, 24/7. :)




Summer 2024 Semester Library Hours

Summer 2024 Semester Hours
(May 20th – August 1st)

Monday-Thursday: 8:30 am to 6:00 pm

Friday-Sunday: CLOSED


Additional closures:

Memorial Day (May 27th)
Juneteenth National Independence Day (June 19th)
Independence Day (July 4th)
August Intersession, August 2 - 9, 2024


Fall Prep Week (limited service hours):

August 12th - August 16th, 10:30 am - 2 pm


Fall hours will resume on Saturday, August 17th

Looking for research assistance?

Your PC librarians are available on a limited schedule for summer. Check our calendar to schedule a virtual Research Coach appointment to meet one-on-one with a librarian (virtual appointments only). For immediate assistance, use our Ask A Librarian service to chat with a real librarian anytime, 24/7. You can also check our YouTube channel to find quick tutorials related to library resources and services. Have other questions? Visit our Library FAQs to find quick answers to real library and research questions.

New Books

New Media

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

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Use the search box to find a particular title or topic, or browse through these lists of search results to see what's available in our collection:

Have You Tried Flipster?

Access close to 20 popular magazines on your phone, PC, tablet, or other mobile device using Flipster! Log in with your MEID and password, then browse and borrow magazine issues. Magazines download in an easy-to-read digital format that looks just like the print edition. Try it out today!

Browse the full collection of magazine titles