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Houston County Career Academy

Item Reserve Procedure 
Houston County Career Academy /
Wallace Community College
Dual Enrollment Students

Item Reserve is a service that will pull WCC library materials from the shelves and place them on hold for students at the WCC Learning Resources Center (LRC) or instructional site which they attend.

Who can use the Item Reserve service?

  • Any eligible WCC library student or staff patron may use this service
How do I place an Item Reserve request?
  • Locate the WCC Online Library Catalog at www.wallace.edu > Quick Links>Learning Resources Center Home>Library Catalog
  • Login to the WCC online library catalog using your WCC ID Number. The password is the student’s six-digit birthday.  (Ex.  Jan. 1, 2001 = 010101)
  • Locate the item that you would like in the WCC online library catalog
    • Click on the title of the item (red font) in the results list
    • Select the "Reserve" symbol at the right of the item description
    • Select the “Holdings” tab
    • Select the “Reserve” symbol
    • Select the pick-up location of your choice from the following locations: Dothan Wallace Campus (DWC), Eufaula Sparks Campus (ESC), or the Houston County Career Academy (HCCA) Director’s Office.  Students enrolled in dual enrollment classes on high school campuses should select HCCA
    • Click on “OK” to submit the request
    • Click “Close” to end the session 

Where are materials delivered?  How long will the items be kept there?

  • Items are delivered to the WCC Library Service Desk of your choice
  • Items will be available after you receive the Item Available Notice via College email
  • Items will remain on the hold shelf for 10 days from the day that you receive your Item Available Notice

What items are eligible for Retrieve from Shelf?

  • Most WCC LRC print format books and audiovisuals

How long will it take to receive my items?

  • Items should be available to you typically within 3 working days
  • Turnaround time excludes weekends and HCCA / WCC holidays

How do I return the items I’ve received?

  • Return the item(s) to the WCC location at which you received it. (ex. HCCA Director’s Office or WCC instructor at high school instructional sites.)