Digital Transformations Hub

Graphic design

Produce attractive layouts and artwork for use in research, coursework, publications, teaching and online.

graphic design in the Digital Humanities Centre

What you can do

  • Combine images and text into professional looking designs
  • Create original illustrations and edit existing ones

Why use us

  • Professional equipment and industry standard software
  • Integrated with our scanning and photography resources – a one-stop-shop
  • Get advice and support
  • Free resource for Faculty of Arts staff and students - save money producing your own designs
  • Keep control of your publications and update when you want


  • Graphics tablets with pens to easily create your own hand-drawn digital artwork
  • Cameras and scanners
  • Networked PCs – easily access your content across the university network


  • InDesign – combine text and images
  • Illustrator – create and edit graphics
  • Photoshop – edit and adjust digital images.
  • Acrobat Pro – produce fully accessible documents
  • Microsoft 0365 office suite

What do I need to know?

  • Copyright restrictions may exist on your original material. You are legally responsible for staying within the law.

Check our copyright guidance before you start your work

  • Booking advisable. If you are unfamiliar with the equipment please let us know when you book. We cannot guarantee detailed knowledge of specialist software.
  • Insurance may be required if borrowing equipment to take off-site.

How to book

Please email ahead to check the equipment that you wish to borrow or use on-site is available.


Digital Transformations Hub

Humanities Building
University Park
Nottingham, NG7 2RD

telephone: +44 (0) 115 951 3191