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Presentations and Public Speaking

Public speaking skills are very important for communicating science with colleagues and the general public. Here are a few links with advice for designing and giving effective presentations.

Online Resources




Dazzle ‘Em With Style: The Art of Oral Scientific Presentation
by Robert RH Anholt, 2005 (ISBN: 0123694523)

Communicating in Science: Writing a Scientific Paper and Speaking at Scientific Meetings
by Vernon Booth, 1993 (ISBN: 0521429153)

Designing Science Presentations: A Visual Guide to Figures, Papers, Slides, Posters, and More
by Matt Carter, 2013 (ISBN: 0123859697)

Presentation Zen: Simple Ideas on Presentation Design and Delivery
by Garr Reynolds, 2011 (ISBN: 0321811984)