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academicons -- high quality icons of online academic profiles

The "academicons" package provides access in (La)TeX to 76 high quality icons
of online academic profiles included in the free "Academicons" font. This
package requires either the Xe(La)TeX or Lua(La)TeX engine to load the
"Academicons" font from the system, which requires installing the bundled
"academicons.ttf" font file. As new releases come out, it is recommended to
install the bundled font version as there may be differences between the package
and previous font versions or newest font versions not yet contemplated in the

The "Academicons" font was designed by James Walsh and released (see
http://jpswalsh.github.io/academicons/) under the open SIL Open Font License
(available at http://scripts.sil.org/OFL). This package is a redistribution of
the free "Academicons" font with specific bindings for (La)TeX. It is inspired
and based on the "fontawesome" package (available at

The academicons package provides the generic "\aiicon" command to access icons,
which takes as mandatory argument the name of the desired icon. It also
provides individual direct commands for each specific icon. The full list of
icons and their respective names and direct commands can be found in the
manual. For example, "\aiicon{googlescholar}" yields the same result as

academicons (La)TeX package
Version: 1.8.6-2
Author: Diogo A. B. Fernandes, diogoabfernandes at gmail.com
License: LaTeX Project Public License, version 1.3c

Academicons font
Author: James Walsh
Licence: SIL Open Font License, version 1.1

Down­load the con­tents of this pack­age in one zip archive (126.7k).

aca­demi­cons – Font con­tain­ing high qual­ity icons of on­line aca­demic pro­files

The aca­demi­cons pack­age pro­vides ac­cess in to 76 high qual­ity icons of on­line aca­demic pro­files in­cluded in the free "Aca­demi­cons" font. This pack­age re­quires ei­ther the or Lua en­gine to load the "Aca­demi­cons" font from the sys­tem, which re­quires in­stalling the bun­dled aca­demi­cons.ttf font file. As new re­leases come out, it is rec­om­mended to in­stall the bun­dled font ver­sion as there may be dif­fer­ences be­tween the pack­age and pre­vi­ous font ver­sions or newest font ver­sions not yet con­tem­plated in the pack­age.

The "Aca­demi­cons" font was de­signed by James Walsh and re­leased (see http://jp­swalsh.github.io/aca­demi­cons/) un­der the open SIL Open Font Li­cense. This pack­age is a re­dis­tri­bu­tion of the free "Aca­demi­cons" font with spe­cific bind­ings for . It is in­spired and based on the fontawe­some" pack­age.

The aca­demi­cons pack­age pro­vides the generic \ai­icon com­mand to ac­cess icons, which takes as manda­tory ar­gu­ment the name of the de­sired icon. It also pro­vides in­di­vid­ual di­rect com­mands for each spe­cific icon. The full list of icons and their re­spec­tive names and di­rect com­mands can be found in the man­ual. For ex­am­ple, \ai­icon{googlescholar} yields the same re­sult as \aiGoogleS­cholar.

Ver­sion1.8.6-2 2018-06-27
Li­censesThe Project Public Li­cense 1.3c
The SIL Open Font Li­cense
Copy­right2015–2018 Diogo A. B. Fer­nan­des
Main­tainerDiogo A. B. Fer­nan­des
Con­tained inTeX Live as aca­demi­cons
MiKTeX as aca­demi­cons
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