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CTAN Update: academicons

Date: March 3, 2016 6:57:31 PM CET
Diogo A. B. Fernandes submitted an update to the academicons package. Version: 1.6-1 2016-03-02 License: lppl1.3 Summary description: Font containing icons of online academic profiles Announcement text:
Better documentation: Enhanced manual and README file noting an important recommendation.
The package's Catalogue entry can be viewed at http://www.ctan.org/pkg/academicons The package's files themselves can be inspected at http://mirror.ctan.org/fonts/academicons/ We are supported by the TeX users groups. Please join a users group; see http://www.tug.org/usergroups.html .
Thanks for the upload. For the CTAN Team Petra RĂ¼be-Pugliese

academicons – Font containing high quality icons of online academic profiles

The academicons package provides access in to 112 high quality icons of online academic profiles included in the free "Academicons" font. This package requires either the or Lua engine to load the "Academicons" font from the system, which requires installing the bundled academicons.ttf font file. As new releases come out, it is recommended to install the bundled font version as there may be differences between the package and previous font versions or newest font versions not yet contemplated in the package.

The "Academicons" font was designed by James Walsh and released (see http://jpswalsh.github.io/academicons/) under the open SIL Open Font License. This package is a redistribution of the free "Academicons" font with specific bindings for . It is inspired and based on the fontawesome" package.

The academicons package provides the generic \aiicon command to access icons, which takes as mandatory argument the name of the desired icon. It also provides individual direct commands for each specific icon. The full list of icons and their respective names and direct commands can be found in the manual. For example, \aiicon{googlescholar} yields the same result as \aiGoogleScholar.

Version1.9.0 2020-08-14
Copyright2015–2020 Diogo A. B. Fernandes
MaintainerDiogo A. B. Fernandes



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