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We're moving our IRC channels to Libera.Chat. We use these for communication in many projects in the LibreOffice community. More info here:

Our infrastructure team helps us to support the LibreOffice and Document Liberation projects. Here's what they achieved last year:

Learn more about LibreOffice – but take a break from your computer screen! Many handbooks, produced by our documentation community, are available in printed form:

New feature coming up in LibreOffice 7.2: All background fills can be set to either cover the page inside the margins, or the entire page. Thanks to Michael Stahl @allotropiaEN for implementing this!

You helped us to create logos for anniversary – 10 years (LibreOffice) and 20 years (OpenOffice). And our conference last year. Now you can join our logo contest for the "LibreOffice Technology" and "Ecosystem" brands!

The Document Foundation is the non-profit entity behind LibreOffice. Find out what we did in 2020, thanks to generous donations! We organised events, improved our infrastructure, and worked on many projects:

Tell the world on Mastodon about and get a cool sticker pack! It's part of the Month of LibreOffice, May 2021 – which ends in a few days:

New tender: implement the The Document Foundation Membership Committee’s web-based tooling: (TDF is the non-profit entity behind LibreOffice)

New features and user interface improvements are coming to LibreOffice – thanks to students in the Google Summer of Code! Learn about their work:

Summer is coming – and our community is busily crafting LibreOffice 7.2, the next major release. It will include many new features – and you can help us to test it and fix bugs before it goes live:

Help to spread the word about LibreOffice, free software, and open standards! Hüseyin GÜÇ is raising awareness about these things in Turkey:

Got some free time this weekend? Want to learn some new skills, and help to make LibreOffice even better? Join in – we'll send you some shiny stickers as thanks!

Get more from LibreOffice's spreadsheet, with the new Calc Guide 7.1! Our awesome documentation community has updated this 545-page handbook – it's full of tutorials, tips and tricks:

LibreOffice 7.2 will include a "Search Commands" feature, to help you find items in the user interface. Thanks to Tomaž Vajngerl at Collabora for implementing it! Details here:

LibreOffice 7.0 and 7.1 included many user interface improvements, thanks to our Design community. These included a UI chooser, icon theme updates, and more:

285 sticker packs have been awarded so far in the Month of LibreOffice! Join in, build up your skills, and have a chance to win extra merch. You don't need to be a programmer – there are many ways to help improve LibreOffice:

Brazilians in turbo mode! The LibreOffice Impress Guide 7.0 in Portuguese is now available – thanks to our community of documentation writers and translators:

LibreOffice 7.0.6 is now available, with 50 bugfixes. It's the final release in the 7.0 branch – after this, we'll be maintaining the 7.1 branch, and working towards LibreOffice 7.2, of course! Learn more here:

Over 200 sticker packs have already been awarded in the Month of LibreOffice, May 2021! Join in, help out, and you might get some special merchandise too:

LibreOffice isn't just software – it's a community of people! Last year, our native language projects held events, shared knowledge, and helped to localise the office suite. Learn more:

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