Infographic Guide – (Your Personal “Cheat” Sheet)
Use Firefox as your browser and go to the Library Website
Select Electronic Resources A-Z
a. Choose “Statistical Abstract of the U.S (ProQuest) under “S”.
Browse and search for a topic that particularly interests you most. Feel free
to use the paper copy to get a better idea of what to find.
Go to Piktochart.com and create an account.
Choose a theme, and begin to build an infographic that represents the data
you found on Statistical Abstracts
Use FIREFOX. Internet Explorer can cause problems in Piktochart.
Remember your Table Number in Statistical Abstracts
Everything in the Piktochart toolbox is Drag and Drop
How to’s in Piktochart:
o Save your image in JPG format on the desktop.
• Manually Add Only a FEW important rows or tables into your charts.
• Extra panels can be deleted on the LEFT side.
• Not everything has the same unified search term. Think of synonyms and
other related terms to search. Make use of Subject Terms.