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Collection care icons

Designed for use in the British Library Reading Rooms, these icons have been used extensively in leaflets and posters. We are now sharing these icons under a Creative Commons licence, so that heritage organisations can incorporate them into their own posters, guidance and leaflets, free of charge.

To order image files please email identifying which icons you require.

Pass No coats, bags, umbrellas
Clean hands No food or drink
Pencils only No pens or highlighters
Use book supports Keep desks tidy
Turn off mobile sound No cameras
Turn off laptop sound No flash photography
Quiet No sharp implements

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