Accelerated LaTeX Beginner's Workshop | Colab Training Room #329, Level 3, Eastern Resource Centre, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, VIC 3010. | Friday, 16. August 2019

Your trainer for this workshop is Meirian Lovelace-Tozer from Research Platform Services.
This workshop is being held on Friday 16th August from 10-2pm.
About this Event:
Have you ever tried to write a large document, only to find your conventional word processor can’t keep up? Are you looking for a better way to handle your references? Do you have special typesetting requirements, such as heavy use of mathematical notation, and you need it to look professional?LaTeX is a mark-up language focused on beautiful typesetting, and handles large, complex documents with ease. It is a standard tool in scientific and technical research fields, and is well-suited to the needs of people in the humanities.
This free workshop will provide a gentle introduction to basic LaTeX usage, with a focus on thesis and article typesetting. You will leave with a LaTeX template that you can adapt for your own bring with you:

Laptop with internet access and a web browser;
Laptop charger
An Overleaf account --- if you do not already have an account, you can create one for free here:

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