DR-11 Text Legibility and Readability of Large Format Signs in Building and Sites

by Mary-Jane Carroll



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Abstract: A signage system that is readable and legible by all users is a fundamental part of environmental communications.  To date, limited empirical data exists to determine the ideal characteristics for legibility and readability of large format displays like those typically used in buildings and on sites. A summary of the most recent findings is provided below.

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Mary-Jane Carroll