LaTeX: A Document Preparation System


Shiraz University of Medical Sciences


AbstractLaTex is a layout system for typesetting books, articles, and other written documents with high capabilities. In this paper, we tend introduce this system, its creation, and development as well as its main features and capabilities. Moreover, for Persian typesetting a package called XePersian is introduced which is highly capable in Persian typesetting. Currently many people are using LaTex for the typesetting of Persian documents and its use is rapidly increasing in Iran.