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Examples of powerful LaTeX packages and techniques in use — a great way to learn LaTeX by example. Search or browse below.

Using Jurabib for Oxford style footcite with the normal cite command
Using Jurabib for Oxford style footcite with the normal cite command
For creating a humanities style for references, this short example shows how to cite by the Oxford method with footnotes, and with titles in italics.
Andreas Sjostedt
How to use French accents in LaTeX
How to use French accents in LaTeX
A short example showing how to use French accents in LaTeX documents.
John Hammersley
How to use Spanish accents in LaTeX
How to use Spanish accents in LaTeX
A short example showing how to set up the correct packages in your preamble in order to use Spanish accents in your LaTeX documents.
John Hammersley
Syntax Highlighting in LaTeX with the listings Package
Syntax Highlighting in LaTeX with the listings Package
This example shows how to set the options for automatic syntax highlighting for code in LaTeX with the listings package (which provides the lstlisting environment). The listings package supports many languages, including Java, C, C++, MATLAB/Octave and Python, and you can set the language option globally with \lstset or for each listing, when you have listings in multiple languages.
writeLaTeX
Base 16
Base 16
Correspondence between base 10 (decimal) and base 16 (hexadecimal) numbers. For Sonia/Nik
Vladislav Stepanov
Understanding floats
Understanding floats
A document that tries to explain my understanding of floats within LaTeX documents. Here's a brief blog post linking to the read only version of this: http://goo.gl/G8j9KT.
Vince
Cyrillic Fonts: Excerpt from Poems for Akhmatova
Cyrillic Fonts: Excerpt from Poems for Akhmatova
A Russian poem demonstrating how to use Cyrillic fonts with UTF-8 encoding and the babel package.
writeLaTeX
Folded 3D Tokens for Descent 2 Boardgame
Folded 3D Tokens for Descent 2 Boardgame
PGF based LaTeX templates to make custom Folded 3D Tokens for boardgames. Example done with Hero, Familiar and Monster Tokens for Descent: Journeys in the Dark (Second Edition)
urukwai
Package Example: apacite
Package Example: apacite
This example shows how to load and use the apacite package. The apacite package uses LaTeX and BibTeX to generate citations and a reference list, formatted according to the rules of the American Psychological Association.
Overleaf