[OS X TeX] Formatting the titles of lists
skiadas at hanover.edu
Wed Apr 11 09:34:19 EDT 2007
On Apr 10, 2007, at 10:09 PM, Michael Millett wrote:
> I would like to be able to produce itemized lists such that the
> title of the list is aligned flush left and centered to the list.
Hm, how can the title be both aligned flush left and centered to the
> I have been unable to learn how to do this from "LaTeX User Guide
> and Reference Manual" or from the "LaTeX Companion." So I kindly
> request help.
> This type of format is often seen in resumÃªs or curriculum vitas.
> And I was hoping to learn how to to it in TeXShop.
Did you mean LaTeX? ;) (TeXShop is just one of the many front-ends)
> Interestingly, the "LaTex Companion" frequently uses this type of
> format with paragraphs in the book. Pages 288 and 356 are but two
> examples. But, unless I am missing something (which could well be),
> the how-to for this is not provided.
Have you looked at the second edition of the LaTeX Companion? It is
In general I think you would do this by creating your own custom list
environment (not that hard to do, the companion talks about it I think).
Unless the paralist package already has what you need. (http://
> Thank you ahead of time for any help you can provide.
Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
------------------------- Helpful Info -------------------------
Mac-TeX Website: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/
TeX FAQ: http://www.tex.ac.uk/faq
List Archive: http://tug.org/pipermail/macostex-archives/
List Reminders & Etiquette: http://www.esm.psu.edu/mac-tex/list/
More information about the MacOSX-TeX