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Infographics: Creation and Consumption of Visual Information

This guide contains tips for creating infographics, lists free infographic tools, and gives examples of different types of infographics. In addition to this, the guide gives tips for analyzing infographics in your everyday life.

About this Guide

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About this Guide:

This guide is meant to cover the basics of creating and reading infographics. The content of this guide is meant to pair with an infographics workshop led by the Visual Literacy and Resources Librarian in fall of 2021. If you have any questions about this guide or this topic, please feel free to email me by clicking the "Email Me" button on the left.

Infographics Resources


Dunlap, Joanna C. and Patrick R. Lowenthal. "Getting Graphic about Infographics: Design Lessons Learned from Popular Infographics," Journal of Visual Literacy, Vol. 35, No.1(2016):42-59.

Naparin, Husni and Aslina Binti Saad. "Infographics in Education: Review on Infographics Design," The International Journal of Multimedia & Its Applications (IJMA), Vol. 9, No. 4/5/6, December 2017. 

Siricharoen, Waralak V. "Infographics:The New Communication Tools in the Digital Age," The International Conference on e-technologies and business on the web, 2013.