Bookdown contest submission: a template for academic papers in Chinese


  • Write academic manuscript in Chinese with R markdown syntax.
  • Bilingual titles, author lists, abstracts, and keywords.

An Example with Its Repo


Screenshots of the pdf output are as follows.

Technical details

The pdf template of bookdown-paperzh originated from a LaTeX template I collected somewhere during the early days of my learning LaTeX. I modified it as 'tex/template_paperzh.tex'.


  • Download the GitHub Repo.
  • Revise 'index.Rmd' and 'body.Rmd' as your own manuscript.
  • Build the book with R bookdown.