# amslatex-primer – Getting up and running with AMS-LaTeX

The document aims to get you up and running with AMS-LaTeX as
quickly as possible. These instructions (along with a template
file `template.tex`) are not a substitute for the full
documentation, but they may get you started quickly enough so that
you will only need to refer to the main documentation occasionally.

In addition to ‘AMS-LaTeX out of the box’, the document contains:

- a section describing how to draw commutative diagrams using Xy-pic; and
- a section describing how to use amsrefs to create a bibliography.

Sources | `/info/amslatex/primer` |

Documentation | |

Version | 2.3 |

Licenses | The LaTeX Project Public License |

Copyright | 2000, 2008, 2009 Philip S. Hirschhorn |

Maintainer | Philip S. Hirschhorn |

Contained in | TeX Live as amslatex-primer MiKTeX as guides |

Topics | Maths documentation |

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (556.5k).

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