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Designing with LibreOffice is available in PDF, ODT, and printed forms.

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These files are free to download. If you find them useful, you may wish to leave a tip for the author and editor. This is an approximately 500-page book. Opening the file may take a moment because of the length and number of illustrations.

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Extract 1: Styles and Templates

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Extract 2: Choosing Fonts

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