How can I reserve a group study room?


SAIS Library has four Group Study Rooms: two on the 7th floor and two on the 8th floor.

All rooms have computers with keyboards and large monitors students may use to project from their laptops. Due to high demand, Group Study Rooms are restricted to use by SAIS students and Library staff only.

To reserve a SAIS Library study room:

Go to the SAIS Library website and click on Book a Study Room (right side of webpage)

SAIS Library’s group study rooms are for:

  • SAIS students (academic use) only
  • Maximum of two hours per day per group
  • If a room is not occupied within the first 15 minutes of the reservation block, the reservation will be canceled.
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The Johns Hopkins D.C. Learning Commons located on the 3rd floor of the Bernstein-Offit Building (1717 Massachusetts Ave.) has 10 group study rooms open to all JHU students.

Click on and complete the following steps:

  1. Log into the system with your JHED ID and password.
  2. In the Express Scheduling section, enter Date, Start and End times for when you'd like to reserve the study room. Reservations are for a maximum of three hours.
  3. Under Available Express Locations you will see rooms available. Select a Location.
  4. In the Event Name field, enter your first and last name. Press Save to complete the reservation. You will receive an email confirming your reservation.
  5. For questions on the booking in the Learning Commons, contact
  • Last Updated Sep 16, 2021
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