Loyola University Chicago Libraries

FYRE (First Year Research Experience): Home

This guide includes information about library and information resources for summer 2017.

Workshop: Research Poster Tools & Tips: Basics for Getting Started

Wednesday, May 24, 10:30 - 11:00 Information Commons Room 120
This workshop will provide an overview of research posters, including:

  • What makes a good poster

  • Tools for creating posters

  • Tips for good design

  • Tools for creating charts, graphs and graphics

  • Basics for getting your poster printed through the Digital Media Lab at LUC

Please direct any questions to Terri Artemchik, Reference & Instruction Librarian, tartemchik@luc.edu

Drop-in research help at the Information Commons and Lewis Library

There are reference librarians available to help you with your project at the Information Commons (Lakeshore Campus) and Lewis Library (Water Tower Campus). You can stop by (or call) the library to ask questions or get help, no appointment needed.

Information Commons Reference Desk, IC 2nd Floor  phone: 773-508-2654

Lewis Library Reference Desk, Corboy Law Center, 6th floor  phone 312-915-6631

Monday - Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm

Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm

Saturday noon - 5:00pm

Sunday noon - 5:00pm

Schedule a research appointment

You can plan ahead to schedule a research appointment with a librarian at a time that is convenient for you. Fill out this online form and we'll get back to you in 24 business hours or less.

Chat with a librarian

Chat with us online if you have quick questions or need help right away.

Follow this link to chat with a librarian.

Email the library with your questions

Consider contacting one of our subject specialist librarians to ask for help with your research:

Stephen Macksey - smackse@luc.edu -- Sciences

Terri Artemchik - tartemchik@luc.edu -- Business Information

Niamh McGuigan - nmcguigan@luc.edu -- Social Sciences

If you're not sure who to contact, you can use our general help email - cud-ref@luc.edu