Further Resources on Creating a PosterFurther Resources on Creating a Poster
Creating Better Presentations: Creating Posters
This list of sites features links to poster design and creation tips, and several poster examples.
Creating Effective Poster Presentations: Create Your Poster: Planning
This revised site provides instructions for step-by-step development of effective posters and offers great examples of posters done for research. The authors address planning and development, software options, formatting and layout. In addition, poor poster techniques are discussed.
How to Make a Great Poster
Design suggestions regarding layout, formatting, and color selection are shared on this American Society of Plant Biologists education site.
How to Make a Poster? Posters Have Advantages Over Talks!
This site provides reasons for creating a poster to present research, and discusses formatting considerations.
Introduction: Poster Sessions
This university writing guide is a great place to start when faced with a poster assignment. Straight-forward instructions and guidance along with examples and additional resources steer tenderfeet and veterans in effective design.
Poster and Podium Presentation
From the Northern Arizona University School of Nursing, this site discusses the presentation of a research report, describes two means of presenting research at a professional meeting, explores steps in publishing a journal article, and reinforces the responsibility for preparing a research report for a grant-funded study.
Poster Presentation of Research Work
A textual description of how to plan and deliver a poster presentation (compiled by the Chemical and Process Engineering Department at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne [U.K.]).
Poster Presentations for the Social Sciences
A 22-slide PowerPoint presentation highlights the significant features of a well-assembled poster session, from font and formatting to graphics, textual content and construction.
Preparing Professional Scientific Posters
This poster minicourse provides a bullet list for start-to-finish poster design guidance.
Tips for Effective Poster Presentations
The U.S. Department of Energy site provides a rather comprehensive document series on effective poster design, including a Guidelines for Preparation of Online Poster Presentations http://www.osti.gov/em52/workshop/em52-gl.html
Advice on Designing Scientific Posters
This comprehensive resource introduces the poster concept, defines the different sections found on a poster, and provides a bibliography. Several examples are shown.
Page last modified October 14, 2010