Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Lloyd Sealy Library
John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Group study and media rooms

Open group study rooms

Two group study rooms and a media viewing room are available downstairs on a first-come, first-served basis. The open group study rooms are each equipped with chairs, a large table, and a whiteboard. The media viewing room is equipped with chairs, a large display, a computer with DVD player, and a VCR (for viewing VHS).

Enhanced group study rooms: reservation required

The upstairs group study rooms seat 6 and are enhanced with plug-and-play screen technology. The tables contain outlets and four HDMI plugs so laptops and other devices can plug into the HD wide-screen display. Several adapters ("dongles") and whiteboard markers are usually available to borrow at the Reference Desk.


  • Groups must consist of 2+ people.
  • A group can make a maximum of 2 reservations in one day. Reservations can be made up to 2 days in advance.
  • When you show up for your reservation, check in with the librarian at the Reference Desk. Have your confirmation email ready.
  • If no one from the group shows up 15 minutes after the start of the reservation, the reservation is forfeited.

See full reservation schedule for these rooms »