## Mathematics and AMS

Essential Mathematical LaTeX (PostScript
- 128 kilobytes)

Jon Warbrick

Version 0.02, September, 1989.

This document is a supplement to "Essential LaTeX" [Listed
on the Resources page],
describing mathematical typesetting LaTeX. It makes no
attempt at completeness, so if in doubt **read the
manual**.

Short Math Guide for LaTeX (PDF
- 391 kilobytes)

Michael Downes, American Mathematical Society

Version 1.07 19 July 2000

A concise summary of recommended features in LaTeX and a
couple of extension packages for writing math formulas.
Readers needing greater depth of detail are referred to
the sources listed in the bibliography.

AMS-LaTeX Version 1.2 User's Guide (PostScript
- 353 kilobytes)

American Mathematical Society

January, 1995.

The name AMS-LaTeX is used for convenience to describe a
set of loosely related files that are distributed together
by the American Mathematical Society. Basically they may
be described as miscellaneous enhancements to LaTeX for *superior information structure of mathematical documents* and *superior printed output*.

User's Guide for the amsmath Package (Version 2.0) (PDF
- 398 kilobytes)

American Mathematical Society

13 December, 1999.

The amsmath package is a LaTeX package that provides
miscellaneous enhancements for improving the information
structure and printed output of documents that contain
mathematical formulas.

Using LaTeX and AMS-LaTeX (PostScript
- 212 kilobytes)

Miguel A. Lerma

29 Oct 1997.

The first part of the document addresses the use of
standard LaTeX2e. The second part is dedicated to some
specific features of AMS-LaTeX. It is assumed that the
reader is already familiar with TeX.

The bm package. (PostScript
- 207 kilobytes)

David Carlisle with support by Frank Mittelbach

14 Apr 97.

This package defines commands to access bold math symbols.
The basic command is \bm which may be used to make the
math expression in its argument by typeset using bold fonts.

AMS-TeX Reference Card (letter size). (PDF
- 87 kilobytes)

J. H. Silverman, Math. Dept., Brown University

1998

*The content was last updated*:

**2 September 2002**.