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I'm trying to achieve this:

enter image description here

So far, this is what I've tried:

\documentclass[letterpaper]{book}


\usepackage[spanish]{babel}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}

\usepackage{wrapfig}

\usepackage[letterpaper, top=4cm, bottom=2.5cm, left=4cm, right=2.5cm]{geometry}
\usepackage{setspace}
\doublespacing

\usepackage[pdftex]{graphicx}


\newcommand{\HRule}{\rule{\linewidth}{0.5mm}}



\begin{document}
\begin{titlepage}

\begin{center}


\begin{wrapfigure}{l}{0.5\textwidth}\centering
    \includegraphics[scale=0.3]{./uchile.png}
\end{wrapfigure}


{ \LARGE UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE \\[0.1cm]}
{ \LARGE FACSO \\[0.1cm]}
{ \LARGE DEPARTAMENTO EDUCACIÓN \\[0.1cm]}

\HRule 
{ \Huge TITLE \\[0.4cm]}
\vspace{3cm}

Description
\vspace{3cm}
\uppercase{My Name}
\vspace{3cm}
Professor Something

\vfill 
\HRule\\[0.1cm]
Santiago, Chile 2014




\end{center}
\end{titlepage}
\end{document}

https://www.writelatex.com/1862795gxzhvy#/4675483/

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    Please post a minimally working example, not just a fragment
    – user31729
    Nov 29, 2014 at 16:28
  • Wrapfig does not behave well with begin{center}, I believe, I think you need a parbox for this
    – user31729
    Nov 29, 2014 at 16:39
  • wrapfig is definitely the wrong tool for this
    – egreg
    Nov 29, 2014 at 16:43
  • You should finish the groups with \par-> { \LARGE DEPARTAMENTO EDUCACIÓN \par}
    – Johannes_B
    Nov 29, 2014 at 16:53
  • Also wrapfig has to be part of a paragraph. In this code it is on its own which makes no sense.
    – cfr
    Nov 29, 2014 at 17:01

2 Answers 2

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wrapfig is definitely the wrong tool for this.

Change the code into

\begin{center}

% You'll use the commented out line
\makebox[0pt][r]{\fbox{\includegraphics[width=2.5cm]{duck}}}
%\makebox[0pt][r]{\includegraphics[scale=0.3]{uchile.png}}
{\renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.2}%
 \begin{tabular}[b]{c}
 \LARGE UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE \\
 \LARGE FACSO \\
 \LARGE DEPARTAMENTO EDUCACIÓN
\end{tabular}}

\HRule

{\Huge TITLE \\[0.4cm]}

\vspace{3cm}

leaving the rest as is. Of course you'll remove the duck line and use the commented out one.

enter image description here

In order to vertically center the heading with respect to the picture, enclose the picture in a tabular and remove [b] from the second tabular:

\begin{center}

% You'll use the commented out lines
\begin{tabular}{@{}c@{}}
  \makebox[0pt][r]{\fbox{\includegraphics[width=2.5cm]{duck}}}%
\end{tabular}
%\begin{tabular}{@{}c@{}}
%\makebox[0pt][r]{\includegraphics[scale=0.3]{uchile.png}}
%\end{tabular}
{\renewcommand{\arraystretch}{1.2}%
 \begin{tabular}{c}
 \LARGE UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE \\
 \LARGE FACSO \\
 \LARGE DEPARTAMENTO EDUCACIÓN
\end{tabular}}

\HRule

{\Huge TITLE \\[0.4cm]}

enter image description here

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  • Thanks for your aswer. Is there a way to vertically center the text in relation to the image as in my example?
    – Federico
    Feb 17, 2015 at 10:33
  • @Federico Added
    – egreg
    Feb 17, 2015 at 10:41
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Drop the wrapfig and use a tabular environment to align the image an the University logo stuff.

The spacing can be adjusted later on.

I did not focus on the various \vspace{} commands...they are somehow weird, but that was not the question.

\documentclass[oneside]{book}
\usepackage[spanish]{babel}
\usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}
\usepackage{graphicx}

\usepackage{wrapfig}


\begin{document}

\begin{center}
\begin{titlepage}
\begin{tabular}{@{}cc@{}}
\begin{tabular}{@{}c@{}}
  \includegraphics[scale=0.3]{./bild_erwin_schroedinger}
\end{tabular} &
\begin{tabular}{@{}c@{}@{}}
 \LARGE UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE \tabularnewline[0.1cm]
 \LARGE FACSO \tabularnewline[0.1cm]
 \LARGE DEPARTAMENTO EDUCACIÓN \tabularnewline[0.1cm]
\end{tabular} \tabularnewline
& \tabularnewline[\baselineskip]
\hline
& \tabularnewline[\baselineskip]
\multicolumn{2}{c}{ \Huge TITLE} \tabularnewline[0.4cm]
\end{tabular} 

\vspace{3cm}

Description
\vspace{3cm}
\uppercase{My Name}
\vspace{3cm}
Professor Something

\vfill 
%\HRule\\[0.1cm]
Santiago, Chile 2014




\end{titlepage}
\end{center}

\end{document}

enter image description here

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  • (+1) but I prefer egreg's picture ;).
    – cfr
    Nov 29, 2014 at 17:00
  • @cfr: Traitor :-P
    – user31729
    Nov 29, 2014 at 17:02
  • There's a children's picture dictionary which has a duck (hwyaden) hidden somewhere on every page. I cannot see a duck image without being reminded of that... [There is an English version, too, but I did not know about that one until a few years ago. Don't know if there is a German version.]
    – cfr
    Nov 29, 2014 at 17:04
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    @cfr: Something similar exists in German: amazon.de/…... I can't remember to have used it as a child, however.
    – user31729
    Nov 29, 2014 at 17:44
  • 1
    @cfr: I don't know, I never read it and have no printed copy in my book shelves... I will investigate ;-)
    – user31729
    Nov 30, 2014 at 6:35

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