WriteLaTeX for Education - A Video Introduction to Assignments and Teams

WriteLaTeX is being used to teach math and science courses in universities around the world. Find out more in this short introductory video.

A short video introduction to WriteLaTeX

WriteLaTeX co-founder John Hammersley shows how to use the service to create, edit and share your scientific work.

Highlights from May

May has been a busy month at writeLaTeX -- we've welcomed lots of new users, and seen some great new projects and collaborations! If you've missed any of our recent announcements, here's a quick summary.

WriteLaTeX May Highlights

Beautiful Graphs: How to turn an Inkscape drawing into an editable LaTeX document

I'm a PhD student and recently had to write a couple of papers for a conference. Despite emailing the pdfs for review to my supervisors, after submitting things still got missed.

I'm hoping writeLaTeX will enable a more collaborative means to write documents and ensure the latest version is worked upon.

I use pdf_tex files for my graphs, and since the writeLaTeX team added support so I could use them in my documents here, I wanted to share how this style of graph is achieved so others can produce beautiful vector based graphics.

pdf_tex screenshot

Rigour and Openness in 21st Century Science
By John Hammersley

This is an excellent collection of talks from the Future of Science event held in Oxford last month:

Rigour and Openness conference banner

Entitled "Rigour and Openness in 21st Century Science", the event brought together representatives from the many areas of science and publication...