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Research posters

A guide to creating, editing, and presenting a successful research poster.

Creating your research poster

Temple student presents their poster at a conference.
Post-doctoral and graduate student researchers present and discuss their work at the Temple University School of Medicine (TUSM) and Fox Chase Cancer Center (FCCC) Third Annual Temple Translational Science Symposium. 2014.

Academic research posters are often created to display and showcase a student's or professional's personal research in a specific field. These posters are often displayed at conferences or for an academic course within higher education. This guide is to be used as a tool to help aid individuals new to posters and poster presentations on the creation of their own poster. 

Guide author

Author credits: Katherine Orze, Science & Engineering Library virtual intern 2015, lead guide creator.


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Gretchen Sneff
Paley Library, room 202