Adhesive Dots. What are adhesive dots? Adhesive dots are small circular double-sided paper or other medium with an adhesive surface on both sides. They are used to adhere two things together. For example, you can use adhesive dots to apply a picture to paper. There are many applications for adhesive dots especially in paper crafts and scrapbooking. We carry an assortment of adhesive dot products from popular manufacturers. We carry very thin and very thick adhesive dots. Some adhesive dots also have a foam element thereby, raising the level of what you are pasting.