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Geek Media Labs

The EKU IT Geek Media Spaces: areas where students can learn about digital production skills (video, photography, and audio studios) and the technology to use them.

EKU Library Book & Other Resources

Academic Resources

Digital Story Making Process

The process of creating a digital story lends itself well for staged student projects. Here’s an example of some story making stages:

  1. Select a topic and define your purposes
  2. Conduct research
  3. Find resources and content
  4. Create a script and a storyboard
  5. Script the video
  6. Narrate the video
  7. Edit the final project
Tools & Resources

Adobe Spark



Digital Storytelling with StoryboardThat

The Ultimate Storyboard Template Resource List

Speak Up Storytelling Podcast

The Power of Digital Storytelling to Support Teaching and Learning (article)

When Storytelling meets Active Learning: An academic reading experiment with French MA Students (article)

Digital Storytelling: A Method for Engaging Students and Increasing Cultural Competency (article)

Getting the Story Right: The Role of Narrative in Academic Debate (article)

Digital Storytelling in Research: A Systematic Review (article)

The Changing Story: Digital Stories that Participate in Transforming Teaching and Learning (magazine)

Digital Storytelling: Expanding the Life Cycle of a Story (Presentation)

The Power of Storytelling in the College Classroom

Digital Storytelling: A Tutorial in 10 Easy Steps


Infographics and Graphic Organizers

Infogram (Paid & Free)

PicktoChart (Paid & Free)


Canva (Paid & Free)


Venngage (Free for students)

Visme (Paid & Free)

Easelly (Paid & Free)

Snappa (Paid & Free) 

Animaker (Paid & Free)

BeFunky (Paid & Free)

Biteable (Paid & Free)

Mind the Graph (Paid & Free)


How to Create an Infographic - Part 1: What Makes a Good Infographic (Video)

How to Create an Infographic - Part 2: Types of Infographics (Video)

How to Create an Infographic - Part 3: Steps to Follow Before Creating Your Infographic (Video)

How to Create an Infographic - Part 4: How to Design Your Infographic (Video)

How to Create an Infographics - Part 5: How to Create Persuasive Charts and Graphs (Video)