Intro to LaTeX: Report your Research with Beautiful Documents

Rescon_LaTeX

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Intro to LaTeX: Report your Research with Beautiful Documents

Determine whether LaTeX is for you! During this free 1.5 hour workshop you will typeset an article in LaTeX, learn how to insert graphics and work as a team to compete in a challenge. 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.

To participate in the workshop, you will need:
- Zoom installed on your computer - you can download Zoom for free from https://zoom.us/download;
- Overleaf account - you can create one for free here: http://www.overleaf.com

Prior to the workshop, please read our Welcome page here: https://meirian.gitbook.io/latex. This page contains a training overview, eligibility & requirements, expectations and support.

Learning Objectives & Outcomes:

  • Determine whether LaTeX is for you
  • Understand the figure environment in LaTeX
  • I can create and share a LaTeX document
  • Given an image, I can generate a figure in a LaTeX document

Presenter
Meirian Lovelace-Tozer has a background in Mathematics and Statistics, with interests in data analysis, operations research and computer programming. She loves teaching and is enthusiastic about enabling others to benefit from the skills that she teaches!

This workshop will be repeated multiple times.

Jul 8, 2021 02:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://unimelb.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZIsfuCtqDwsGNfcXr1c3l4OjkLAsT6BFigt

Jul 26, 2021 12:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://unimelb.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZcqdeuhqj8pGde9Bj5LwuGrY6E8_jdztr5U

Aug 17, 2021 12:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://unimelb.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZEqduiorzstHtSkfEDM0CR7oi6cw9LVx94F

Sep 28, 2021 12:00 PM Canberra, Melbourne, Sydney
Register in advance for this meeting:
https://unimelb.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZwsd-ygqzsrHNc2iLL9bVG2_OlunM_XSXhr

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

Contact us at researcher-connect@unimelb.edu.au if you have any questions.

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