PowerPoint/MS Suite/Adobe Illustrator
The Microsoft Office Suite (PowerPoint/Publisher/Excel/Word) has a range of software which can be used in the creation and for the promotion of infographics. The Adobe package (Adobe Photoshop/Illustrator) tends to be aimed at those with some experience in creating images and documents/files. One example of how you can use Microsoft Publisher using Publisher and then converting it via a free pdf creator
Cost: MS Office Suite is freely available on NHS networks. Adobe access can vary by teams and trusts. Please see your IT department for further advice.
University of Huddersfield Library –using Adobe Illustrator
Blended approach: Karen Holmden, Surrey and Sussex Healthcare used http://www.canva.com and http://www.freedigitalphotos.net to source the images and graphics, and then Microsoft Publisher and Powerpoint to create it.
Blended Approach: Paul Edwards, Cheshire and Wirral Partnership Knowledge and Library Service used a combination of Microsoft Publisher and Pixabay.
Training and Support:
Microsoft Office Support: https://support.office.com/
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