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How to Build a Great Poster

Speaker

Merinda Hensley, Instructional Services Librarian, learnlib@library.illinois.edu

Date Mar 13, 2014
Time 10:00 am - 10:50 am  
Location

The workshop will be held in the Main Library, Library 314. Take the north stairwell (Armory and Wright Street entrance) to the 3rd floor of the Main Library and make a left at the top of the stairs.

Cost

Free

Sponsor

University Library

Contact

Merinda Hensley

Registration Registration
Event type Workshop
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Poster sessions at conferences and professional meetings are a way to visually convey the details of your research or conclusions. Used in a variety of disciplines from the sciences to the social sciences, great posters need a defined organization strategy. This hands-on workshop will introduce you to the basics of technology, design and presentation.

  • Use PowerPoint to create a single slide for your poster
  • Overview of design principles for an effective poster
  • Suggestions for effective communication at the poster session
  • Where to get your poster printed

http://uiuc.libguides.com/researchposter

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