# How to Use LaTeX

A guide for installing and using the typesetting program $$\LaTeX$$.

## Overview

There are several packages that are intended to be used for the creation of slides for presentations. These include prosper, beamer, and powerdot. There are also a few packages for creating posters, including tikzposter, beamerposter, and sciposter which are intended specifically for the creation of conference posters.

As is often the case with LaTeX, the choice of package will depend on the needs and preferences of the user.

## More Poster Resources

This guide covers the creation of research posters in a few different programs: