Title of Presentation

Worth a Thousand Words: Infographics for Librarians

Presentation Type

Presentation

Description

Infographics are a way of representing complex data or processes in a way that users can understand quickly and simply. They are becoming increasingly popular, and there are many ways from marketing to reporting use stats that libraries can harness infographics' potential to tell compelling, visually interesting stories. In this session, participants will learn about ideas for using infographics, free online tools for creating and distributing infographics, and best practices for creating infographics.

Conference Track

Other

Start Date

8-2-2013 2:10 PM

End Date

8-2-2013 2:55 PM

Persistent Identifier

http://archives.pdx.edu/ds/psu/20045

 
Feb 8th, 2:10 PM Feb 8th, 2:55 PM

Worth a Thousand Words: Infographics for Librarians

Infographics are a way of representing complex data or processes in a way that users can understand quickly and simply. They are becoming increasingly popular, and there are many ways from marketing to reporting use stats that libraries can harness infographics' potential to tell compelling, visually interesting stories. In this session, participants will learn about ideas for using infographics, free online tools for creating and distributing infographics, and best practices for creating infographics.