LaTeX template package
This package provides LaTeX style files for ASTR journal articles.
spr-astr-addons.sty style file contains additional macros and is designed to use
There is also included
aastex52.zip, which contains the AASTeX v5.2 class file (aastex.cls), documentation, and sample files.
The sample files include graphics and supplemental materials files as well as example LaTeX files.
Contents of a .zip file
Following files are included in the distribution:
- AASTeX package;
- The LaTeX style to be used with aastex.cls;
- Template file;
- BibTeX style;
- journal sample articles;
- journal sample articles (pdf file);
- Short instruction on manuscript preparation.
- unpack astr-support.zip file;
- unpack aastex52.zip file;
aastex.cls in your TeX system (suggested directory: aastex), if its not already there;
spr-astr-addons.sty in your TeX system where you usually put your local styles (suggested directory: aastex-addons);
- use the file
template.tex to start your article as a template;
- use the file
sample.tex as a reference for how to prepare a frontmatter of your article;
natbib.sty is a standard package available in all tex distributions for more then ten years, but
one of the old versions is still included in
aastex52.zip. In case you have no
package in your distribution, we recommend you to do not install this version, but to download a newer one from the internet.
- BibTeX file
spr-mp-nameyear-cnd.bst is compatible only with
Please send your comments or questions to Linas Stonys, e-mail:
with the subject field content "[ Springer support ]: Query."
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