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lectures

A documentclass for lecture notes.

Usage

Including the document class

You can include the document class lectures as follows:

\documentclass{lectures}

To specify a particular language (currently supported just italian and english) you can do the following:

\documentclass[italian]{lectures}

Title page

One of the main features of the library is the provided title page. You can create it as follows:

\documentclass{lectures}
\begin{document}
    \maketitle{
      Your title
    }{
      First author name,Second author name
    }{
      First professor name,Second professor name
    }{
      Parlo Parloni,Parletti Parini
    }{
      Year
    }{
      CFU of the course
    }{
      Informatica
    }{
      University name
    }{
      Country
    }

\end{document}

Features

Silenced useless warnings

Using the package silence the library silences the following warnings:

  • latex
    • You have requested package
      • There were undefined references
      • Command
  • latexfont
    • Size substitutions with differences
      • Font shape
  • biblatex
    • Using fall-back BibTeX(8)
      • Please (re)run BibTeX on the file(s)
  • auxhook
    • Cannot patch
  • glossaries
    • No printglossary or printglossaries found.

Float related gimmicks

All floating objects are automatically centered and set to H as position with other objects.

Table related gimmicks

L

A new column type is given L, that allows for automatic mathmode in column.

TODO: Add usage example!

Theorems related gimmicks

All theorems are in definition style, meaning that they are not in italic.

Proofs are treated as theorem environments.

The following theorem-like environments are provided:

  • theorem
  • corollary
  • lemma
  • proposition
  • observation
  • definition
  • complexity
  • property
  • problem
  • proof

Lists related gimmicks

  • Lists are built to be more compact and leave less blank space.
  • Using the environment todolist it is possible to create checklists.

TODO: Add todolist example.

Additional gimmicks

  • When a page is empty, Latex won't generate page number or other page elements.
  • When you want to leave a blank line you can just leave a blank line, without adding \\.
  • If you'd like to use roman numerals there a command for that: \rom{your number goes here}.

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (8.1k).

lectures – Lectures - A document class for quickly drafting nice looking lecture notes

This documentclass provides a number of gimmicks to draft nice looking lecture notes, such as a number of theorem environments, automatic spacing and alignment of figures and much more. More information is available in the package readme.

Packagelectures
Bug trackerhttps://github.com/LucaCappelletti94/lectures/issues
Repositoryhttps://github.com/LucaCappelletti94/lectures
Version1.0.2
LicensesMIT License
Copyright2019 Luca Cappelletti
MaintainerLuca Cappelletti
Contained inTeX Live as lectures
MiKTeX as lectures
TopicsTeaching
Presentation
Class
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