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Course Reserve Textbook Appointments: Home

This guide describes the process for making an appointment to use a course reserves textbook at the West Campus. Please note, campus libraries remain closed.

Course Reserve Textbooks: Appointment Process

Select Library Course Reserve Textbooks are available to students on an appointment-only basis. Students will have access to a requested textbook, a workstation, and a document scanner for a 15 minute appointment.

Here is the process:

Step 1. Complete the Request Form found on this page (link to form:

Step 2. Wait for an email from library staff that confirms your request and textbook availability

Step 3. Come to West Campus at the appointed time.

Bring your Pima ID/Driver's License, note taking materials, and a USB flash drive (to save documents to) or your phone to take photos.

A mask is required, and disposable gloves will be provided.

Appointments are available at the main entrance, off the Anklam-facing roundabout at PCC's West Campus

(2202 W Anklam Rd, Tucson, AZ 85709).

Course Reserve Service is available at the following times:

Tuesdays: 4PM - 6PM
Wednesdays: 11AM - 1PM
Thursdays: 4PM - 6PM

Once you have completed the Request Form on this page, the turn-around time for appointment confirmation is one business day. Please check your Pima Community College email regularly.



Available Course Reserve Textbooks:

Available Course Reserve Textbooks for
Spring 2021
(Currently limited to textbooks held at West Campus only)


TEXTBOOK TITLE (listed alphabetically) CLASS
Algebra and Trigonometry (4th Edition) MAT188/189
Archaeology (7th Edition) ANT/ARC 225
Art Through the Ages: A Global History (15th Edition, Vol. 1 & 2) ART130
Basic Nursing: Thinking, Doing & Caring (2nd Edition) NRS104
Beginning and Intermediate Algebra (6th Edition) MAT092 / 095 / 097
Breaking Out of the Box: Adventure-Based Field Instruction (3rd Edition) SSE292
Calculus: Early Transcendentals (8th Edition) QA303.2 .S7315 2016; MAT220
Cell & Molecular Principles BIO156IN
Chicana/o Studies: Survey and Analysis (4th Edition) ANT127 / HIS127 / MAS127
Clinical Practice of the Dental Hygienist (12th Edition) DHE101
College Physics (2nd Edition, Vol. 1) PHY121
Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-RN Examination (6th Edition) NRS104
Cosmic Perspective (9th Edition) AST101IN / AST102IN
Criminal Justice Today: An Introductory Text for the 21st Century (15th Edition) AJS101
Cultural Anthropology: Global Forces, Local Lives (3rd Edition) ANT112
Dental Assisting: A Comprehensive Approach (5th Edition) DAE159
Essentials of Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing (7th Edition) NRS201
Essentials of Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences (9th Edition) PSY230
Evidence for Paralegals (5th Edition) PAR106
Exploring Literature: Writing and Arguing About Fiction, Poetry, Drama, and the Essay (5th Edition) WRT102
Exploring Psychology (11th Edition) PSY101
First Peoples: A Documentary Survey of American Indian History (6th Edition) AIS101
Foundations of Sport and Exercise Psychology (7th Edition) FSS271
Fundamentals of Nursing (9th Edition) NRS
Gateways to Art: Understanding the Visual Arts (3rd Edition) ART105
Gender: Psychological Perspectives (6th Edition) PSY216
General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry: Structures of Life (5th Edition) CHM130
A Graphical Approach to College Algebra (7th Edition) MAT151
Group Techniques (4th Edition) SSE211
Health Psychology (4th Edition) PSY218
Human Anatomy & Physiology (11th Edition) BIO201IN
Introduction to AutoCAD 2017: A Modern Perspective (1st Edition) CAD101
Introduction to Chemistry (3rd Edition) CHM080
Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare (12th Edition) SSE110
Invitation to the Life Span (3rd Edition) PSY240
Joining Together: Group Theory and Group Skills (12th Edition) SSE111
Literature: A Portable Anthology (4th Edition) WRT102
Medical-Surgical Nursing: Assessment and Management of Clinical Problems (10th Edition) NRS
Microbiology: An Introduction (12th Edition) BIO205IN
Mindscapes: Critical Reading Skills and Strategies (2nd Edition) REA112
The Norton Anthology of Western Literature (9th Edition, Vol. 1) HUM251
Nutrition: An Applied Approach (5th Edition) FSN154
Organic Chemistry (9th Edition) CHM235IN
Organic Chemistry as a Second Language (4th Edition) CHM235/236
Our Sexuality (13th Edition) PSY215
The People: Indians of the American Southwest AIS206
Pharmacology and the Nursing Process (9th Edition) NRS155
Pharmacology for Nursing Care (10th Edition) NRS155
Pharmacy Management Software for Pharmacy Technicians (3rd Edition) PHT179
Pharmacy Practice for Technicians (5th Edition) PHT175
Promoting Community Change (6th Edition) SSE210
Psychology of Sex and Gender (2019) PSY216
Radiologic Science for Technologists: Physics, Biology and Protection (11th Edition) RAD
Research Methods for the Behavioral Sciences (5th Edition) PSY289
Sociology (16th Edition) SOC101
Study Guide and Student Solutions Manual for Organic Chemistry (9th Edition) CHM235IN
The Sundance Writer: A Rhetoric, Reader, and Research Guide (5th Edition) WRT101S
Textbook of Medical-Surgical Nursing (14th Edition) NRS
The Thoughtful Reader (5th Edition) REA091
University Physics (14th Edition, Vol. 2) PHY216IN
Uppers, Downers, All Arounders: Physical & Mental Effects of Psychoactive Drugs (8th Edition) SSE
Vistas: Introduccion a la Lengua Espanola (5th Edition) SPA
Western Civilizations (19th Edition, Vol. 1) HIS101


If you don't find your textbook listed, please contact us to check for availability.

Questions? Concerns? Contact us:

Christopher Schipper
Pima Community College Library
West Campus Department Head

Use this form to request a Course Reserves Textbook appointment