The Communications of the
TeX Users Group

TUGboat 38:1, 2017

printing press
Accumulated lists across all of TUGboat: by author, by category/keyword, by title.

If you're not already a member, we hope you'll consider joining TUG to support TUGboat and other TeX projects. More information on TUG member access.

Complete issue 38:1 as one pdf (8.6mb) 
Front cover   c1 
Inside front cover   c2 
Contents ordered by difficulty   c3 
Title page   1 
Editorial information   2 
TUG Business
Institutional members   2 
General Delivery
President's note 
  Jim Hefferon      [Introductory — TUG news and reflections]
Editorial comments 
  Barbara Beeton      [Introductory — typography and TUGboat news]
     *iTeX live!;   LaTeX video tutorials;   The Go fonts;   Metafont at 32;   From TUG'16, more from Joe Clark
Interview with Scott Pakin 
  David Walden      [Introductory — developer of many LaTeX packages and other TeX-related tools]
What's a Professor of Neurology doing using LaTeX? 
  David Teplow      [Introductory — personal history and experiences of LaTeX in a non-LaTeX world]
Typographers' Inn 
  Peter Flynn      [Intermediate — Layouts; afterthought]
Review and summaries: The History of Typographic Writing—The 20th century 
  Charles Bigelow      [Intermediate — chapter-by-chapter summaries of this set of extended essays; volume 1 of 2]
     Combined three-part review.
SILE: A new typesetting system 
  Simon Cozens      [Intermediate Plus — a new Lua typesetter using TeX algorithms, Unicode, and major libraries]
  Michael Sharpe      [Intermediate — a revival of Fry's Baskerville, adapted from Libre Baskerville]
General Delivery
Programming LaTeX—A survey of documentation and packages 
  Brian Dunn      [Introductory — resources for writing LaTeX packages and code]
CTAN goes 2.0—New community features and more 
  Gerd Neugebauer      [Introductory — user ratings and descriptions, activity reports, newsfeeds, and more]
An introduction to the LaTeX cross-referencing system 
  Thomas Thurnherr      [Intermediate — built-in commands and useful packages: cleveref, varioref, hyperref, xr[-hyper], showlabels]
How to use basic color models in LaTeX 
  Behzad Salimi      [Intermediate — tutorial on RGB, CMYK, grayscale color model usage, and more]
Electronic Documents
SageMathCloud for collaborative document editing and scientific computing 
  Hal Snyder      [Intermediate — open-source web platform for real-time technical document collaboration]
Producing HTML directly from LaTeX—the lwarp package 
  Brian Dunn      [Intermediate Plus — modular and convenient system for producing HTML directly from LaTeX]
LaTeX news, issue 26, January 2017 
  LaTeX Project Team      [Intermediate — ε-TeX; default encodings in XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX; \showhyphens; fixltx2e, latexbug, amsmath, tools]
LaTeX3 news, issue 10, November 2016 
  LaTeX Project Team      [Intermediate — l3build; automating expl3 testing; \lowercase and \uppercase; \parshape model; global pagination]
A key/value interface for generating LaTeX floats —the keyfloat package 
  Brian Dunn      [Intermediate Plus — overview of features of this package for convenient float specifications]
Glisterings: Hanging; safety in numbers 
  Peter Wilson 
     Overhangs; Paragraphs in equations; Superstitious enumerations
The optimal value for \emergencystretch 
  Udo Wermuth      [Advanced — thorough discussion of the theory and practice of the third pass of line breaking]
Hints & Tricks
The treasure chest 
  Karl Berry      [Intermediate — new CTAN packages, November 2016–March 2017]
Book Reviews
More Math Into LaTeX, 5th edition, by George Grätzer 
  Jim Hefferon      [Reports and notices — review of this new edition of a classic LaTeX text]
     See the TUG books page for all book reviews and discounts.
The Noblest Roman: A History of the Centaur Types … by Jerry Kelly and Misha Beletsky 
  Boris Veytsman      [Reports and notices — review of this comprehensive history of Bruce Rogers' famous Centaur type design]
Track Changes, by Matthew G. Kirschenbaum 
  David Walden      [Reports and notices — review of this study of numerous authors' stories of adopting writing software]
Manuale Calligraphicum, David Pankow, ed. 
  Boris Veytsman      [Reports and notices — review of this beautiful collection of calligraphy by students of Hermann Zapf]
Seminar review: Presenting data and information by Edward Tufte 
  Boris Veytsman      [Reports and notices — review of and reflections on this seminar by the renowned Edward Tufte]
Die TeXnische Komödie 4/2016–1/2017   96 
Zpravodaj: Contents of issues 2015/3–4–2016/1–4   97 
Eutypon: Contents of issue 36–37 (October 2016)   98 
TUG Business
TUG financial statements for 2016 
  Klaus Höppner 
TUG 2017 election 
  TUG Elections committee 
File extensions (cartoon) 
  Randall Munroe 
TeX consulting and production services   107 
Calendar   108 

TUGboat 38:1, 2017 (issue 118)   [generated 2020-06-20]
TUG home page; webmaster; facebook; twitter;   (via DuckDuckGo)