LaTeX in 24 Hours: A Practical Guide for Scientific Writing

October 31, 2020
LaTeX in 24 Hours: A Practical Guide for Scientific Writing

This book presents direct and concise explanations and examplesto many LaTeX syntax and structures, allowing students andresearchers to quickly understand the basics that are required forwriting and preparing book manuscripts, journal articles, reports,presentation slides and academic theses and dissertations forpublication.Unlike much of the literature currently available on LaTeX, whichtakes a more technical stance, focusing on the details of thesoftware itself, this book presents a user-focused guide that isconcerned with its application to everyday tasks and scenarios. Itis packed with exercises and looks at topics like formatting text,drawing and inserting tables and figures, bibliographies andindexes, equations, slides, and provides valuable explanations toerror and warning messages so you can get work done with the leasttime and effort needed. This means LaTeX in 24 Hours can be used bystudents and researchers with little or no previous experience withLaTeX to gain quick and noticeable results, as well as being usedas a quick reference guide for those more experienced who want torefresh their knowledge on the subject.