Pegasus Library's noise level signs help customers find suitable working spaces

Library users have different needs regarding voice use and concentration: it is necessary to talk when doing group work, but a lot of work that requires concentration and silence is also done in the library premises. By following the noise level signs in the library, you will find the right working space for your needs at the time.
Tiedekirjasto Pegasuksen hiljaisuusopaste kielitieteen salin ovessa, jonka symbolit kertovat, että kyseisessä tilassa on tietokoneen käyttö sallittu, mutta keskustelu on kielletty ja mobiililaitteet on pidettävä äänettömällä.

Pegasus Library is not a completely quiet area, but the different spaces in the library have different noise levels. For example the quiet reading room Lukupesä (PK226) located in the History collection hall on the second floor of the library, is a completely silent area where you are not allowed to talk or use mobile devices. See the location of Lukupesä.

In working areas such as the Linguistics and History collection halls located on the second floor, the Reading Room Loan Storage Space PK201, and the self-study space PK315 located on the third floor gallery, you can work with a laptop, for example, but the devices must be kept silent and talking is prohibited.

The lounge area includes the library lobby areas where normal use of voice and conversation is allowed.

How do you know the noise level allowed in different spaces in the library?

Pegasus Library noise level signs are symbols that tell the level of noise allowed in different spaces. With them, you can find a workplace that suits you, whether you're doing group work or just concentrating on studying for an exam. The noise level signs can be found on the doors of the facilities and on the pillars in the lobby areas.

Noise level signs in the library: In the Lounge area computer use, talking and phone calss allowed. In the Working area computer use allowed (use headphones), talking and phone calls not allowed (keep mobile devices on silent mode). In the Silent area computer use, talking and phone calls are not allowed (keep mobile devices on silent mode).

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Last updated: 15.11.2023