# amsbsy – Produce bold math symbols (AMS-LaTeX)

The package provides a command for producing bold mathematics
symbols where appropriate fonts exist, and a ‘poor
man’s bold’ command that can be applied when no
appropriate bold font is available. The facility is available
through the macro `\boldsymbol`.

The package is part of the AMS-LaTeX distribution.

Sources | `/macros/latex/required/amsmath` |

Documentation | |

Version | 1.2d 1999-11-29 |

Licenses | The LaTeX Project Public License 1.3c |

Copyright | 1995, 1999 American Mathematical Society 2016–2021 LaTeX3 Project and American Mathematical Society |

Maintainer | The LaTeX Project Team |

TDS archive | `latex-amsmath.tds.zip` |

Contained in | TeX Live as amsmath MiKTeX as amsmath |

Topics | Font supp maths |

See also | bm |

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (2.6M).

## Suggestions

Maybe you are interested in the following packages as well.

## Community Comments