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Research Posters

Poster sessions in classes and at conferences are a way to visually convey research. This guide offers the basics in design, content, and printing resources.

Step-by-step guide to posters

 Printing @ UT Libraries

Follow these steps to print a research poster.

 Using PowerPoint

Design a poster using a UT template or your own PowerPoint slide.

 Submit a poster request (The Studio)

Fill out the online form to request a print at The Studio at Hodges Library.

 Submit a poster request (Pendergrass Library)

Fill out the online form to request a print at Pendergrass Library on the Agriculture Campus.

 What is a research poster?

Learn the basics of what to expect at a poster session.

 Content & typography

What to include in a poster and how to write it in a compelling way.

 Images & visualizations

Where to download images, how to cite them, and more.

 Presenting your poster

Come up with an awesome lightning talk to go along with a poster.

 Examples & rubric

Inspiration and ideas for making posters better.

 Getting credit & archiving

Sign up for ORCID and TRACE to help others learn about your research.

 More resources

Links to helpful library guides, design tools, and tips for posters in the sciences.

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