Graphic Design Basics for Librarians

This course teaches the basic elements of design as well as the principles on how to use those elements. A demonstration of how to tie it all together using the user-friendly free web-based design program, Canva, to create remarkable print and electronic promotional materials will end the course.

Learning Objectives:

  • Understanding basic graphic design elements and principles.
  • Applying graphic design elements and principles to print and electronic promotional materials
  • Creating new print and electronic promotional materials using Canva

Target Audience:


Homework Expectations and Completion Requirements:

  • Students will participate in class discussions and complete individual assignments.
  • It is designed for individual participation; each individual must register.

Technical Requirements:
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Session Duration:
This course consists of one 2-hour session.

Instructor:  Jodie Borgerding -

Continuing Education Credit:
Contact Hours: 2

August 30, 2022

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT

Online Classroom
United States

Phone: 800-843-8482

Amigos Member Individual Registration $90.00
Non-member Individual Registration $180.00