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Know Your Library - Tour | Leonard Lief Library

This guide highlights what you can find at the Leonard Lief Library.

First Floor

  1. Leonard Lief Library entrance
  2. Security Desk - students, faculty, and staff can use your physical ID or your Lehman 360 Digital ID, which can be scanned from your mobile device.
  3. Library Gallery - tables and seats for studying.
  4. Reference Desk - Librarians will help you with research and assist you in navigating databases for books, articles, and videos.
  5. I.T. Help Desk - point of contact for members of the Lehman College community seeking information and assistance with campus technology support issues.
  6. Circulation and Reserve Desk (borrow and return books, textbooks, and scientific calculators)
  7. Digital Display Wall - features classes and events; the display wall features distinctive book collections. 
  8. Leisure Collection
  9. Study Spaces - Conversational Study Space on the entire 1st Floor, Group Study Rooms, and Library Gallery.
  10. Group Study Rooms
  11. PC and Macs -  you can walk up to any available computer and begin your work.
  12. Scanners, Printers, and Copiers 
  13. Access and Technology Center - students registered with the Office of Student Disability Services can use the computers in the ATC where current versions of mainstream and assistive technology programs are available.
  14. Bathrooms and water fountain
  15. Elevators
  16. Lost and Found 

Lower Level

  1. Study Spaces
  2. Bathrooms and water fountain
  3. Periodicals
  4. Zoom Space - Students can connect to their online classes - bring your own device and earphones.
  5. Computer Lab
  6. Flexible Learning Center

Second Floor

  1. Bloomberg Room 226A - current students, staff, or faculty can use the Bloomberg Professional terminals.
  2. Stacks - book shelves with  
  3. Bathrooms and water fountain
  4. Study Spaces
  5. Considerate Study | 2nd Floor North
  6. Quiet Study | 2nd Floor South
  7. Library Office
  8. Special Collections

Third Floor

  1. Quiet Zones for Study
  2. Education Desk and Children's Literature
  3. Stacks
  4. Study Spaces 
    • Considerate Study | 3rd Floor North – 3rd Floor South Study Rooms
    • Quiet Study | 3rd Floor South
  5. Bathrooms and water fountain
  6. Reflection Space - the Reflection Space is open to all members of the Lehman community and reserved for silent meditation, prayer, or reflection.
  7. Individual and Group (2 people maximum) Student Study Room
    • To request a study room, go to first floor Circulation/Reserve Desk.
    • Request a Study Room from Circulation clerk - they will register your name and hand you a key for a specific room.


Book Drop-off Depository - you can return books in the outdoor book drop located on the wall to the right of the main entrance.