LaTeX is a free documentation preparation system that is widely used amongst the scientific research community. LaTeX is also the choice of people working in mathematical disciplines because it has specialised capabilities in mathematical typesetting.

Formatting options

You can use LaTeX to format your documents with:

  • chapter headings
  • footnotes
  • cross-references
  • bibliographies
  • mathematical typesetting

It can also be used in conjunction with your EndNote library.

Learning LaTeX

You will need to spend some time learning LaTeX to get the most out of it.

If you would like some help with LaTeX please contact John:

If you would like to be kept informed regarding a LaTex user group, please email Coral: