Introduction to LaTeX (23 Sep 2021) - Online -

Event Date 23 Sep 2021 (Thu), 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Venue Online through MS Teams (Link will be sent after registration closes)
Organiser Office of Information, Knowledge & Library Services (Email :  Tel/Fax : 65927543)

Event Info

As part of safe distancing measures implemented against the spread of COVID-19, NTU Library will be conducting workshops and consultations via online platforms until further notice.

This session will be conducted online on MS Teams. A link will be sent to registered participants after registration closes.

This workshop provides an introduction to LaTeX  and equips participants to self-learn and explore LaTex at their own pace. LaTeX is a document preparation system for high-quality typesetting. It is often used by students who needed to write documents that include complex math expressions or non-Latin scripts.


Topics will include:

The structure of LaTeX documents, basic formatting, document layout, math in LaTeX, how to use packages, and more.

  • Basics of LaTeX  (Using Overleaf platform
  • Sections, subsections 
  • Formatting text
  • Simple Mathematical expressions
  • Images & Tables
  • Graphs, Pie-Charts and Family Tree
  • Adding in-text citations and references
  • Resources to self-learn & explore LaTeX 

Workshop requirements:

  1. Microsoft Teams application
  2. Register for an account at

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