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Tips and tools for using Overleaf to write and collaborate on journal articles, books, presentations, posters

Writing with Overleaf

Writing with Overleaf: online collaborative LaTeX editor with integrated real-time preview and publisher templates with required formatting.

Overleaf for Book Authors

Link your ORCiD ID

Link your ORCiD account to your Overleaf account.



OpenType Fonts Available

A huge range of OpenType fonts are available on the Overleaf platform for use with modern TeX engines (XeTeX and LuaTeX).


Real-time collaboration in your browser!

The convenience of an easy-to-use manuscript editor, with real-time collaboration and structured, fully typeset output produced automatically in the background as you type. Prefer to edit directly in LaTeX? Overleaf provides a full collaborative online LaTeX editor you can switch to at any time.

Short Video Introduction to Overleaf

Interactive Online Introduction to LaTeX

Overleaf offers the following features that ease collaborative research, writing and publishing workflows:

  • Real-time preview of projects to review your document while editing and writing - type on the left and see your finished document on the right.

  • Integrated, streamlined publishing allows you to submit immediately and directly to the journal of your choice with an integrated submission system to dozens of publishing partners.

  • Overleaf for Teaching - provide interactive demonstrations in class and easily create templated assignments on Overleaf for students, there's nothing to install for them to get started!

Collaborate with Overleaf

Collaboration tools

Every project you create has a secret link. Just send it to your co-authors, and they can review, comment and edit. Overleaf synchronizes changes from all authors, so everyone always has the latest version. More advanced tools include protected projects and integration with Git.

Collaborate online and offline with Overleaf and Git

Protected projects with Overleaf Premium Accounts

ShareLaTeX Joins Overleaf!

Read more about Overleaf and ShareLaTeX joining forces here

Repository partners

Preprints are on the rise, and they're gaining in popularity on Overleaf! Here's how it works...

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