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Re: [tdf-discuss] LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University
- Subject: Re: [tdf-discuss] LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University
- From: Simos Xenitellis <email@example.com>
- Date: Wed, 16 May 2012 09:48:22 +0300
- To: firstname.lastname@example.org
On Wed, May 16, 2012 at 9:32 AM, Jonathan Aquilina
> On 16/05/2012 08:18, Simos Xenitellis wrote:
>> On Tue, May 15, 2012 at 10:32 AM, Marc Paré<email@example.com> wrote:
>>> I need to work out a short note about use of LibreOffice in an academic
>>> environment. What would some of you, who are using LibreOffice, consider
>>> necessary to use LibreOffice in an academic setting.
>>> I am not looking for a "wish-list", but a list of any extensions/add-ons
>>> LibreOffice that are available right now. Is LibreOffice sufficient as
>>> or do any of you have any suggestions of add-ons that are really needed
>>> such a setting as a college/university/academic environment?
>> I think that LibreOffice, and specifically LibreOffice Writer, is
>> quite good in writing essays.
>> You can use page and paragraph styles in order to create a structured
>> The documentation has more information about this, or see
>> Actually this is very important, because the proper use of styles can
>> help you manage big documents.
>> You can use math equations as in
>> http://www.libreoffice.org/features/math/ so no third-party tool is
>> You can manage your bibliography with Zotero (Firefox Add-on), which
>> has a feature to export to LibreOffice.
> Simos what about citation of sources and bibliographies, as well as
> appendices for lets say a thesis?
You can cite your bibliography in the document using 'Insert→citation".
There are more bibliography tools, if you are interested to test them out,
Mendeley, http://www.mendeley.com/ (+document management, closed source).
Regarding appendices, see
I wonder if there is a document on the LibreOffice Wiki about all these.
That is, a document that explains how to use LibreOffice Writer for
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|[tdf-discuss] Re: LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University||Marc Paré <email@example.com>|
|RE: [tdf-discuss] LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University||"Pieter E. Zanstra" <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|[tdf-discuss] LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University||Marc Paré <email@example.com>|
|Re: [tdf-discuss] LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University||Simos Xenitellis <firstname.lastname@example.org>|
|Re: [tdf-discuss] LibreOffice for Academic Work -- College/University||Jonathan Aquilina <email@example.com>|
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