CILIP brand

CILIP is the UK’s library and information association. We work to improve library and information services, develop our members’ expertise and represent the sector.

This guide explains how the CILIP brand works and how to use it.

The CILIP brand guide


The CILIP logo is a registered trademark and can only be used by CILIP for its own purposes and by partners and other organisations that we work with. Partners need to request permission to use the logo from

Available logos

Logos have been created for:

  • CILIP in Scotland
  • CILIP Cymru Wales
  • CILIP Ireland
  • Regional Member Networks (England)
  • Special Interest Groups (a dedicated 'in association with' logo)

Accessing the CILIP logo

Download commonly used logo files below:

  • RGB JPG (3 colour for on screen use)
  • Black and white JPG

For other types of logo file contact

Regional Member Networks and Special Interest Groups can access their logos in the 'Member Neworks Toolshed' area of the VLE under 'marketing and brand'.