Library Resources for Graduate and Medical Students
PowerPoint 2010 Poster Templates
To check or change poster size in PowerPoint, check the Page Setup in the Design ribbon.
These posters were designed in PowerPoint 2013.
30x18 setup size, scale 200% when printing.
36x18 setup size, scale 200% when printing.
Some conferences may specify this size. For most, however, this is likely quite small.
A0 (Portrait) Templates
Template for A0 sized poster (84.1 cm X 118.9 cm) commonly used for European conferences. If printing using the library's 36-inch poster paper, the poster will need to be trimmed (or scaled up if the conference allows for larger posters).
- When a poster is scaled to 200% of of its original size, the text is also scaled 200% larger.
- Plan the flow for the information. Usually it is in columns from left to right, but a horizontal arrangement might work for some information.
- Dark text on light backgrounds is easiest to read on paper and uses less ink than an overall dark background. However, including some information boxes with light text on a dark background is OK.
Tutorials & Tips for creating research posters
- Last Updated: May 5, 2020 4:39 PM
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