Study & Resources

Study Consults

You may meet one-on-one for a study consult to help you better prepare for your next exam.  Topics may include test preparation, test-taking, time management, organization, and other study skills.  Please contact Nancy Colla (602-285-7808) to schedule an appointment.

Learning Materials

With your PC Cub Card or your Student ID from any Maricopa College, you may check out for use in the Learning Commons:

  • Textbooks (many, but not all textbooks)
  • Calculators (TI-84)
  • Anatomy & Physiology Models (You may check out one model at a time.)  Resource Flier
  • Study/Collaboration Rooms (allows laptops to share a large TV screen)

If others are waiting for a resource, check out is:

  • For Textbooks- two hours
  • For Study Room- two hours
  • For Models- 1/2 hour
  • For Calculator- 1 hour

Research Assistance

Need assistance on researching for your writing assignment?  PC Library offers Research Coaches, 24/7 chat with a librarian, and research guides to help you with your research paper.  Click here for additional information on PC Library’s Research H

Other Learning Websites and Resources

Programs by Department - Phoenix College academic programs listed by department provides contact information and resources by department.

Wolfram Alpha -  a FREE computational knowledge engine and associated blogs for 30 disciplines including math, history, weather, computers, food, music, chemistry, transportation, finance, statistics, linguistics, art, health and medicine, sports, time, surprises, and much more. The results return Wikipedia summaries, Go Pro and You Tube videos, photos, lyrics, maps, and more data on your search topic or question.

Khan Academy - FREE access to videos for math, biology, physics, chemistry, economics, finance, arts and humanities, computing, national test preparation, and more. Also, access to partner content from museums around the world, NASA, Pixar, Stanford, MIT, the Big History Project, and many more. To access you must have either a Facebook account, gmail account or an email account.

ThoughtCo.- Lifelong Learning - articles, quizzes, newsletter, references, and content for arts and literature, history, biology, chemistry, business, ESL, and much more.

Open Textbook Library - FREE open-sourced, faculty reviewed textbooks in many subjects. Read online or download the PDF version.

OpenStax College - FREE open-sourced, peer-reviewed textbooks. Download the free high resolution PDF of many college level textbooks.