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TUGboat 44:3, 2023

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Complete issue 44:3 as one pdf (58mb) 
Front cover   c1 
Inside front cover   c2 
Contents ordered by difficulty   c3 
Title page   329 
Editorial information   330 
TUG Business
Institutional members   330 
General Delivery
Editorial comments   (doi) 
  Barbara Beeton      [Introductory — typography and TeX news]
    John Warnock (1940–2023);     Taco Hoekwater and MetaPost;     TUG annual meetings: 2023 and 2024;     TeX Collection DVD discontinued for 2024;     Shift Happens: How keyboards got lowercase;     Nelson Beebe's bibliographic archive;     Question regarding hyphenation: chemistry
Typographers' Inn   (doi) 
  Peter Flynn      [Introductory — Identifying a typeface; Dashing it off II; Discord for the LaTeX community; Afterthought]
A short history of Greek type design before the digital era   (doi) 
  George D. Matthiopoulos      [Intermediate — overview of Greek type from its beginning through phototypesetting, with many illustrations]
Towards an inventory of old print characters: Ungler's Rubricella, a case study   (doi) 
  Janusz S. Bień      [Advanced — character inventory of a 16th century Polish printer; using TeX and tools for linguistic research]
         Several errata are available.
A TikZ rendering of the Arecibo message   (doi) 
  Travis Stenborg      [Introductory — tutorial on rendering raster data with TikZ]
A pattern from the Alhambra   (doi) 
  Laurence Finston      [Intermediate Plus — using 3DLDF to recreate a complex pattern, including perspective drawings and color replacement]
Using artificial-intelligence tools to make LaTeX content accessible to blind readers   (doi) 
  Gerd Kortemeyer      [Intermediate Plus — using GPT-4 to narrate typical LaTeX scientific documents]
LaTeX news, issue 38, November 2023   (doi) 
  LaTeX Project Team      [Intermediate — more on tagged PDF; hooks, sockets, and plugs; document properties; code improvements; more]
Markdown 3 at TUG 2023: Reflections from the Q&A session   (doi) 
  Vít Starý Novotný      [Intermediate Plus — Markdown vs. LaTeX, support for Markdown flavors, writing slides with Markdown]
Software & Tools
Simplifying LaTeX with ORG-mode in Emacs   (doi) 
  Emmanuele F. Somma      [Intermediate Plus — using lightweight ORG markup with export to LaTeX, with extensive examples]
Plain TeX's \ooalign   (doi) 
  Udo Wermuth      [Advanced — detailed explanations and examples of building glyphs and more with \ooalign]
Vertical alignments in plain TeX   (doi) 
  Udo Wermuth      [Advanced — introduction to, macros for, and useful examples of \valign]
JabRef: BibTeX-based literature management software   (doi) 
  Oliver Kopp, Carl Christian Snethlage, Christoph Schwentker      [Intermediate Plus — comprehensive tool supporting web search, import/export, systematic literature reviews, and emphasizing contributions]
Hints & Tricks
The treasure chest   (doi) 
  Karl Berry      [Intermediate — new CTAN packages, April–October 2023]
Production notes   (doi) 
  Karl Berry      [Intermediate Plus — PDF inclusion/concatenation while preserving both internal and external links]
Book review: The LaTeX Companion, 3rd edition, by Frank Mittelbach with Ulrike Fischer (PDF edition)   (doi) 
  John D Lamb      [Reports and notices — review of the electronic publication of this monumental LaTeX book]
         See the TUG books page for all book reviews and discounts.
Book review: LaTeX Graphics with TikZ, by Stefan Kottwitz   (doi) 
  samcarter      [Reports and notices — review of this well-illustrated book on TikZ, for all levels of users]
Book review: Godine at Fifty, by David R. Godine   (doi) 
  Karl Berry      [Reports and notices — review of this retrospective of Godine's remarkable publishing career]
TeX consulting and production services   454-455 
le-tex GmbH      [Reports and notices — TUG 2023 sponsor]  455 
Calendar   456 

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