Study Spaces



There are many study space options in Bobst Library, including the collaborative Research Commons, Lower Levels (LL) 1 & 2 (open 24 hours) and the North Reading Rooms, on floors 2, 4, 6, 8, 10. Spaces below include reservable group and individual study rooms for all students. 


Reservable Study Spaces (Group and Individual) 

  • Locations: The Brine Library Commons (Lower Levels (LL) 1 and 2), and 9th floor
  • Access: Available to NYU Undergraduate and Graduate students
  • Reserve a Group Study Room 


Graduate Collaborative Spaces 

  • Locations: Lower Level (LL) 1, 4th floor, 6th floor, and 10th floor
  • Amenities: Whiteboards, large tables, LCD screens or projectors) 
  • Access: Available to NYU Graduate students
  • Reserve a Graduate Collaborative Space


Graduate Exchange

  • Locations: 10th floor
  • Amenities: Open seating, power, writable walls & tables
  • Access: Available to Graduate students via swipe access; not reservable 


Dissertation Writers Room

  • Location: 4th, 5th, and 6th floors
  • Amenities: Personal mobile storage cabinet or a locker, single seating (10 partitioned desks, available on a first come basis)
  • Access: Available to Doctoral students who have passed their comprehensive exams; Apply for Access


Help and Contact Information 

Contact us about study spaces

More Graduate Student Services

Ask a Librarian for help locating rooms 

Study Space Policies

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