This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Remember that a JSP page is merely a template for generating an HTML page to send to the browser. As such, there is no "magic" that will allow you te create GUI elements other than that provided by HTML. If you need complex GUI elements, you will need to resort to applets or other such embedded elements just like a "normal" HTML page. hth, bear