Welcome to the LaTeX LibGuide, which was created to supplement the workshop `LaTeX for research postgraduates', developed and offered by Dr K. Sakurai of the Center for Language Education. This workshop has been run by the HKUST Library in conjunction with the CLE since April 2017.
LaTeX is a free, powerful document preparation system which handles many aspects of thesis and article formatting for you; using LaTeX, you can:
This workshop focusses on getting started with LaTeX, including the following:
 Diller, A. (1993). LaTeX line by line: tips and techniques for document processing. Sussex: Wiley.
 Kopka, H. and Daly, P. (1999). A guide to LaTeX. Essex: Addison-Wesley.
 Lamport, L. (1994). LaTeX: a document preparation system -- user's guide and reference manual (2nd edition). Reading: Addison-Wesley.
These books are all available in the HKUST library.
The materials above are representative of the most recent LaTeX workshop. As new versions become available -- which add new content or correct minor errors -- they will be added.
Ver. 5.1: 9 and 23 November 2018
Previous versions (no longer available):
Ver. 5: 9 November 2018
Ver. 4 & 4.1: 13 April 2018
Ver. 3 & 3.1: 16 March 2018
Ver. 2 & 2.1: 13 November 2017
Ver. 1: 21 and 28 April 2017 [pilot]