LaTeX is a document preparation system for high-quality typesetting based on TeX. It is most often used for medium-to-large technical or scientific documents, but it can be used for almost any form of publishing. It is not a word processor; instead, it encourages authors not to worry too much about the appearance of their documents, but to concentrate on getting the right content.
DocumentationUser guide available in LaTeX format from ftp://ftp.tex.ac.uk/tex-archive/macros/latex/base/usrguide.tex; User guide available in HTML format from http://www.latex-project.org/guides/usrguide/usrguide.html; User intro available in HTML format from http://www.latex-project.org/intro.html
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