Introduction to LaTex

LaTeX is a high-quality typesetting system designed for the production of technical and scientific documentation.


Target audience: students and employees at UiS

Prior knowledge: not required 

Equipment: laptop 

Registration: no 

Length of session: 2 hours 

Language: English 

Before the class: Participants are required to create a user account at overleaf prior to attending the workshop.
After attending the session, you should be able to: 

  • create, edit and compile a basic LaTeX document 

  • use commands 

  • create a title page and table of contents 

  • use lists, figures and mathematical equations 

  • understand common error messages 

  • use cross references and literature references 

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