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The Magic of LaTeX: Using Overleaf for Writing

Posted by Angela Brcka for University Libraries

Do you get frustrated trying to format mathematical equations for papers and thesis/dissertation chapters? Do you wish you could focus more on your writing and less on formatting? Then this workshop is for you! Learn how to use Overleaf, a free online tool for LaTeX formatting, to create documents that look exactly as you want them to look.

Attendees are strongly encouraged to create a free account at ahead of time so they are ready to work in the session.

Learning outcomes for the session:

  • Learn what LaTeX and Overleaf are.
  • Create a basic document in Overleaf.
  • Learn to add an equation to your document.
  • Learn where to go for help.

Presented by librarians Edward Eckel and Carrie Leatherman.

Register today

Date: Thursday, November 4, 2021
Time: noon to 1:30pm
Location: Webex
Contact: Edward Eckel
Email for more information