Category Archives: LaTeX

BibTeX: What Authors Need To Know

Books and article with cite other references.  LaTeX will format the references (bibliography) section quite well and quite automatically as long as it is given a BibTeX file to read the information from.   If you have a list of references … Continue reading

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What an Author needs to know about LaTeX

This post is for authors who choose a publisher who likes to use LaTeX for layout, and want to make changes to the marked up source directly.  It is quite easy to edit LaTeX files, as long as you just … Continue reading

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Adding Unicode Characters to LaTeX documents

While typesetting a travel diary, I wanted to include place names in their local language using their local script.  The book is written entirely in English, and have only a standard text editor, without any exotic script support.  I can … Continue reading

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LaTeX: What I wish I had known, Part 1

I do a lot of writing, and I switched recently from a variety of word processors etc. to LaTeX. It is free, well supported, and does a great job of typesetting books. But for a normal business user with a … Continue reading

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