Index cards are cards for recording data. Few desk items boost your efficiency more than a well maintained and accessible contacts list. Our wide range of index card systems and refill index cards will make sure that your important phone numbers, contacts and sources are always at your fingertips. Index card boxes come in a variety of styles and colours and can be filled with your choice of card suitable to your purpose. You’ll also find that champion of card holders, the Rolodex Rotary – let your fingers do the walking!
An index card is card cut to a standard size used for recording individual items of information that can then be easily filed and rearranged. They were first used widely in the indexing- and taxonomy-mad Age of Victoria. Before the ubiquity of computer cataloguing, libraries indexed their collections with index cards.
Index card sizes
We stock the following index card sizes:
- 5x3in or 127x76mm. Perhaps the most common, you may have used these to write revision notes on for GCSEs if you were a good boy or girl at school.
- 6x4in or 152x102mm
- 8x5in or 203x127mm
- A7 or 105x74mm (Rolodex only)
Durable Visifix and Rolodex also have business card filing systems.
The index card range at Paperstone
- 5 Star index card boxes. Simple, coloured index card boxes hold up to 250 index cards.
- 5 Star index cards. Ruled index cards and dividers in various sizes.
- Bisley filing cabinets and drawers for index cards. Quality Bisley cabinets designed specifically for use with index cards of various sizes.
- Concord record, guide and note cards. Ruled and blank index cards and tabs in various sizes.
- Durable Visifix index card holders and refills. Including rotary and business card files.
- Rexel Agenda index card boxes. For the various sizes. Hold up to 300 index cards.
- Rolodex flick-through and rotary index card systems. A wide range including clear sleeve systems.
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