Check out Flipster for your favorite digital magazines (best on mobile devices). Choose from many popular titles such as Astronomy, Good Housekeeping, Discover, National Geographic, The New Yorker, People, Rolling Stone, Sports Illustrated, Sunset and so much more!
Flipster is available for PCC students, faculty, and staff. Click on the Flipster image above or follow the steps below.
Mobile Device Steps: Download the Flipster app
Downtown Campus Library will have Culture Passes starting March 2022!
Desert Vista Library & West Campus Library are the other two libraries that also check out Culture Passes. Visit libguides.pima.edu/culturepass for more information on how to take advantage of this great service offered through Act One.
Have you had a chance to come and experience Pima Community Colleges East Campus Makerspace?! If you haven't, now's your chance! The East Campus Makerspace offers its services, tools, supplies, and materials free of charge to any currently registered students, faculty, and staff. We offer workshops and events as well as time for you to come in and work on specific projects. Come in and design a decal for a t-shirt (you just have to supply the shirt), make keychains, earrings, vinyl stickers, and more! These are just a few tools and materials that are offered in this great space, be sure to check out our online presence to see what it is all about (link below). We hope to see you soon.
We are open Monday through Thursday 9:00am to 5:00pm.
Are you looking to read more in 2022? Check out our guide that highlights a number of diverse reading challenges and library materials that work for each challenge. New for this year: Read Harder Challenge 2022, Festival of Literary Diversity (FOLD) Challenge 2022, and the Reading Women Challenge. View the guide here: https://libguides.pima.edu/readingchallenges
Support Your Tech with our Peripherals
Yes, the libraries have laptops. But did you know that we also have lots of other technology items to make your life easier? Check out the list below.
Emoji Key for Each Campus:
🐺 East Campus, 🌻Desert Vista Campus, 📚Downtown Campus, 🧪 Northwest Campus, 🌵 West Campus
Available Tech Items
Webcams: 🐺 📚 🌵 Already have a desktop computer? Check out a webcam with a built-in microphone to make it Zoom ready!
Calculators: 🐺🌻 📚 🧪🌵 We have scientific and graphic calculators for short term and longer term checkout
Phone Chargers: 🐺🌻 📚 🧪🌵 Keep your phone juiced up with our phone charging cables and bricks (we have cables for Apple lightning, USB-C, and micro-USB).
Stylus Pens: 🐺 📚 🌵 These pens make writing on tablets for math classes easier.
Earbuds: 🐺🌻📚 🧪🌵 Forgot your headphones? We have some at the desk!
Laptop Chargers: 🐺🌻📚🧪Ask at the desk, we might have a laptop charger that works for you (models vary by campus).
Flash Drives: 🐺🧪🌵 Need to scan or save something on a flash drive? We have them!
Find Content You’ll 💕Love 💕Using Libby’s Filters
This month, we’ll explore how to sort and filter content by format (e-book or audiobook), popularity, and availability in the Libby app. Watch the video below and learn how!
Join us for the East Campus Makerspace's next event where we will be making bookmarks. Come and celebrate your books by making some awesome homemade bookmarks!
The event will be on Tuesday February 22nd in the Makerspace (Room L-116) at East Campus. Come for the whole time or just drop in when you can. The event starts at 10:00am and goes until 12:00pm.
West Campus Library Lecture Series
Dangerous Ideas: Religious Extremism
Join PCC philosophy professor and author Edip Yuksel for a discussion about the impacts an extreme religious ideology can have on society.
This will be a brown bag lunch and discussion session. Tuesday, March 22, from 12:00PM-1:00PM in the West Campus Library classroom. Bring your lunch and your curiosity!