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Posters, Presentations & Science Writing: References

use this guide to create a successful science poster presentation.


by Susan Koskinen, adapted from J. Loo. 2010.


Divan, A. Communication skills for the biosciences: a graduate guide; Oxford University Press: New York, 2009; pp 238-249.

Graphics Department, School of Engineering, University of Guelph. How to create a poster that graphically communicates your message, date unknown. (accessed October 1, 2010).

Hess, G. R.; Tosney, K.; Liegel, L. Creating effective poster presentations, 2006. (accessed October 1, 2010).

Hofmann, A. H. Scientific writing and communication: papers, proposals, and presentations; Oxford University Press: New York, 2014; 2nd. ed. pp 499-515.

Mandoli, D. F. How to make a great poster, 2007. (accessed October 1, 2010).

Purrington, C. Advice on designing scientific posters, 2010. (October 1, 2010).

The Graduate School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Poster and presentation resources, jdated frequently (accessed October 1, 2010).

University of Guelph Teaching Support Services. Effective poster design, date unknown. (October 1, 2010)