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Introduction to LaTeX

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Introduction to LaTeX

Joe Struss, Creative Services (ITS)

jastruss@iastate.edu

http://css.ait.iastate.edu/Tex/

- Tex - Created by Don Knuth
- LaTeX - a macro-language written in Tex
Created by Leslie Lamport

- Archive-able
- Free Software
- Does a Great Job with Mathematics

- Scripting Language, not a WYSIWYG word processor
- Takes a little while to learn

- TeX Users Group (TUG):
http://www.tug.org/

- Iowa State Unofficial TeX Page:
http://css.ait.iastate.edu/Tex/

- Tex / LaTeX Installation consists of two parts:
Base code / Front end

- Windows: ProTeXt
Macintosh: i-Installer / TUG

- Windows Front Ends:
WinShell (www.winshell.de)

TeXnic Center (ProTeXt)

TeXmaker (www.xm1math.net/texmaker/)

- Macintosh Front Ends
TeXShop

(www.uoregon.edu/~koch/texshop/)

iTeXMac

(itexmac.sourceforge.net)

- Wikipedia LaTeX