Writing and LaTeX

See also local files:

Academic writing

TeX - Donald Knuth's typesetting system (1978)

LaTeX - a document preparation system

LaTeX uses the TeX typesetting program for formatting its output, and is itself written in the TeX macro language

LaTeX project

LaTeX distributions

TeX Live

TeX Live way 1 OS
TeX Live way 2 tlmgr

Miktex

LaTeX editors and utilities

LaTeX tips

Referencing

There are two methods for adding bibliography at the end of your LATEX documents.

BibTeX basics

Basics

BibTeX is reference management software for formatting lists of references. It was created by Oren Patashnik and Leslie Lamport in 1985. It is written in WEB/Pascal.

Styles

Two main styles:

BibTeX tools

Alternatives

Clarivate, the WOS company has a commercial product called EndNote. You need a license to use it.

Citations and repositories

Graphics