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OCN 100 Global Environmental Science: Infographics

Free infographic design tools.

Piktochart - turn data into effective visual representations
Canva - user friendly, good for beginners - offers a variety of templates, with many image and font options
Venngage - similar to, also offers animation
Google slides - good option for peer collaboration

Sources for public domain and creative commons images.

Flickr: The Commons 
Free Icon Sites (Some sites may require attribution - read terms of usage carefully!)

Lingo (icon database)
Pixabay (Copyright free images and graphics)
Photos For Class
Google Images (Use Images that are Labeled for Reuse. See below.)

Finding Google Images free of copyright and right sizes:

  1. enter a search term
  2. select Images
  3. select Tools
  4. select Usage Rights -> Labeled for reuse
  5. select Size -> Large (for big posters)



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