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Graphic design resources

How do you design a striking poster? How can you use design techniques to communicate science and engineering? Have a look at our collection of design resources.


Poster design: A practical guide for scientists and engineers

Read and download our free design resource:


Poster design - tips and development

Poster design tips (download)

Poster design presentations (Strictly Engineering project):

Developing posters – National Co-ordinating Centre for Public Engagement


Powepoint presentations 

Steal this presentation - dos and dont's



Colour and design - Color Matters

Psychology of colour (download)

Colour and meanings - popular associations with various colours


Infographics tips and examples - 21May 2010, Bima Arafah, designer
Videos about infographics:


Data visualisation examples


And more

Have a look at our media and public engagement resources.

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