The easy-to-use, collaborative, online LaTeX editor Overleaf is available to all KIT employees and students. This software is a cloud service at overleaf.com. A portal has been set up for the KIT: www.overleaf.com/edu/kit
Services not included
Support services for using the portal and the online editor must be requested from the provider overleaf.com.
Access to the KIT Overleaf Portal is possible for KIT employees and students using their KIT account.
Overleaf - Online-LaTeX-Editor
The easy-to-use, collaborative, online LaTeX editor Overleaf is available to all KIT employees and students in the KIT Overleaf Portal.
Due to a connection to the Shibboleth Identity Provider of KIT (SSO integration), it is possible to use the KIT Overleaf Portal by logging in with the KIT account.
Overleaf enables the joint editing of documents with LaTeX directly, without further software installations, via any web browser!
Templates in the template gallery make it easy to get started with LaTeX and all LaTeX functions like inserting images, equations or bibliographies are supported by Overleaf.
Collaboration is done via only one master version for each document, which can be accessed by any authorized person.
Several people can work on a document at the same time, changes made by other people are displayed directly.
The document history shows which changes were added or removed by whom. Furthermore, it is easy to return to previous versions.