These “Noise Zone” icons appear throughout the UCSF Library’s Parnassus building to help guide patrons understand what noise level is acceptable for a particular area.
Activity with moderate talking and noise.
Areas to make calls without disturbing others who are learning.
A minimal-talking environment for those who prefer a low level of noise while working.
A no-talking environment for quiet and intensive study, reflection, problem solving, and other complex work that requires deep concentration.