Stanford University Libraries are sponsoring a one-year free trial of Overleaf for all staff and students

Stanford Oval May 2011 panorama

Exciting news at Overleaf! The Stanford University Libraries are sponsoring a free one year trial of Overleaf for all students, staff & faculty. The Stanford University Libraries includes more than 20 individual libraries, each with a world-class collection of books, journals, films, maps, databases, and more.

Overleaf is the collaborative writing and publishing system developed by the team behind the popular WriteLaTeX editor. Overleaf is designed to make the process of writing, editing and producing scientific papers much quicker for both authors and publishers. Overleaf can also be linked to your Mendeley account for quick import of your Mendeley reference library.

All Stanford University students are entitled to claim a free Overleaf Pro account for writing and publishing their project reports and research papers. Claim your free 10GB Pro account on Overleaf at

John Hammersley, the founder of Overleaf, will be visiting the campus to provide information sessions and answer questions. More info on the sessions is available here:

If you have any questions about the trial, or would like any more information, please get in touch.