TITLE

Information Visualization in Children's Picture Books

AUTHOR(S)
Anderson, Richard
PUB. DATE
August 2011
SOURCE
Feliciter;2011, Vol. 57 Issue 4, p138
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the piece of the Canadian library Association's (CLA's) winner for Student Article Contest which focuses on information visualization in picture books of children. It mentions that visualization encourages the reader to explore bigger amounts of information space. It argues that one can learn much by understanding how information in picture books operates.
ACCESSION #
64925366

 

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