New Desktop Publishing Tutorial

Announcing a Desktop Publishing Tutorial

Would you like to use a free desktop publishing application to produce amateur journals? If so, we have a tutorial for you:

A.J. Publishing Using Scribus

Scribus is a full-featured program, which means it can be complicated and intimidating. But by using a provided template file to jump-start your publishing, and learning a core subset of commands, you can learn the basics to produce a journal with only a little effort. Follow the link above to get started.


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