# Session:Introduction to Latex

Description | Introduction to LaTeX |
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Website(s) | https://www.latex-project.org/ |

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Kids session | No |

Keyword(s) | software |

Processing assembly | Assembly:Haecksen |

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Starts at | 2017/12/27 16:30 |
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Ends at | 2017/12/27 17:30 |

Duration | 60 minutes |

Location | Room:Seminar room 13 |

How you can use LaTeX for scientific writing and to what else it can be useful. Beginner workshop.
Topics: Basic document setup, equations, references, figures and tables, bibliography with biblatex, TeXmaker

In preparation, you can install LaTeX (For Linux e.g.: Texlive, for Windows: Texlive or MiKTeX, for Mac: MacTeX) and TeXmaker. But you can also follow the workshop by just listening.

## Workshop slides

https://events.ccc.de/congress/2017/wiki/images/7/77/Workshop_slides.pdf

and some other links which might be useful:

** LaTeX Tutorials:**

- https://www.latex-tutorial.com/tutorials/
- https://www.tug.org/twg/mactex/tutorials/ltxprimer-1.0.pdf

**Overview over usepackages**

**Maths/Equations**

- https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/LaTeX/Mathematics
- https://oeis.org/wiki/List_of_LaTeX_mathematical_symbols

** For Flow Charts:**

** Some online editors **

usually commercial with free basic options, I didn't try them, but might be interesting if you want to work with others in one document. (Another nice option to collaborate is by working with latex and git.)