Content is printed on a single sheet of paper.
Pro: This layout is common at scientific meetings.
Con: Requires a large format printer available at special printing facilities. The cost may exceed $50 or more.
Beautiful Evidence / Edward R. Tufte. P93.5 .T837 2006. Cheshire, Conn.: Graphics Press, 2006.
Envisioning Information / Edward R. Tufte. 10th printing, Mar. 2005. ed. Cheshire, Conn.: Graphics Press, 1990, 2005. P93.5 .T84 2005
The Visual Display of Quantitative Information / Edward R. Tufte . 2nd ed. Cheshire, Conn.: Graphics Press, 2001. HA31 .T914 2001.
Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative / Edward R. Tufte. 7th prt, revisions, June 2005. ed. Cheshire, Conn.: Graphics Press, 2005. BF241 .T83 2005
Content is divided across panels that usually fit on letter size paper (8.5 x 11 inches) (Mandoli, 2007).
Pro: Printing letter size poster panels is relatively inexpensive and the printers are readily available.
Con: This layout is less common at professional scientific meetings.
Emphasize text with different styles and sizes.
Try these settings so headings stand out in single sheet posters (Hofmann, 2010):
Other formatting tups: