0) Why switch? 1) Configuring your environment to use the new system. 2) New LaTeX document structure. 3) Introduction to packages. 4) Using the New Font Selection Scheme (NFSS). 5) New float positioning options. 6) SlidesHTML and LaTeX versions of the December 1995 Brown Bag Lunch , "Introduction to LaTeX2e," are available with the rest of the Brown Bag Lunch pages on the CMPSCI web server.
Additionally, a new local newsgroup for TeX users has been added called cmpsci.tex . It exists for the community to use to share TeX tips. Serious TeX users will also want to look into comp.text.tex .