Ideal for everyday office tasks, standard paper clips help keep loose papers in place so they don't get lost. Use them to hold stacks of papers together, attach papers to folders or displays, or keep files and folders closed to secure their contents when not in use. The clips can be removed quickly if you need to access the fastened papers.
The most common shape, standard paper clips are well suited for holding loose papers together in a range of tasks.
With more holding capacity than standard paper clips, butterfly-shape paper clips are a good choice for fastening long documents or thicker materials like poster board or light cardboard.