Lesson Five - LaTeX Lessons - Resources - Mathematics and Statistics - University of Canterbury - New Zealand

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Lesson Five: Non-Standard Fonts

Included here are sample files containing each of the non-standard fonts mentioned in the School’s LaTeX guide. Please note that in some cases you may have to LaTeX twice before the fonts will appear in the document. Firstly the mathbb font without the curve. Note: font designed for uppercase.

\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage{amsfonts}
\begin{document}
$\mathbb{MOUSE}$
\end{document}

Download: latsam5a.tex

\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage{amsfonts}
\begin{document}
$\mathfrak{Assignment}$
\end{document}

Download: latsam5b.tex

\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage{amsfonts}
\newcommand\gothfamily{\usefont{U}{ygoth}{m}{n}}
\DeclareTextFontCommand{\textgoth}{\gothfamily}
\begin{document}
\textgoth{Assignment}
\end{document}

Download: latsam5c.tex

\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage{amsfonts}
\newcommand\frakfamily{\usefont{U}{yfrak}{m}{n}}
\DeclareTextFontCommand{\textfrak}{\frakfamily}
\begin{document}
\textfrak{Assignment}
\end{document}

Download: latsam5d.tex

\documentclass[12pt]{article}
\usepackage{amsfonts}
\newcommand\swabfamily{\usefont{U}{yswab}{m}{n}}
\DeclareTextFontCommand{\textswab}{\swabfamily}
\begin{document}
\textswab{Assignment}
\end{document}

Download: latsam5e.tex

This concludes lesson 5.


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