Data visualisation and infographics: How to become design savvy using free online resources

Room 231 (Small Collaborative Learning Space), Level 2, Learning and Teaching Building, The University of Melbourne, 250 Princes Highway Werribee, VIC 3030


At this session, we will explore and demonstrate a variety of online tools and free resources available for designing engaging and impactful visualisations or infographics of your data and research. Basic design principles are discussed and you will receive a diverse range of references for further information.

Bus transport from Parkville to Werribee will be available for attendees. Please reserve your seat here.

Presenter: Lindy Cochrane

Lindy Cochrane is a liaison librarian in the Health & Life Sciences (MDHS & FVAS) team. She has a keen interest in data visualisation tools and graphic design and as part of her role creates engaging images/charts for use in learning objects and library guides. Lindy recently completed a course in Infographic design through Sydney TAFE and is currently working on a guide to link researchers to free online data visualisation resources and tools.