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I want to insert small images in sidenotes. Is it possible (everything seems to)? How could I do it?

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A so called “minimum working example” would be nice. Show us, what you could achieve so far. – PattaFeuFeu Nov 5 '12 at 17:34
Welcome to TeX.sx! Please add a minimal working example (MWE) that illustrates your problem. It is considered a lot better to put in some code that will compile, as it makes it a lot easier for us to copy it into our text editor and work with it, and see exactly what it is you are trying to do. – Stephen Nov 5 '12 at 19:19

I am not sure if I understand the question correctly. You can use \includegraphics inside \marginpar:

\usepackage[nopar]{lipsum}% just to generate text for the example




enter image description here

CTAN lion drawing by Duane Bibby.

Another option would be to use \marginnote from the marginnote package:




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Thanks a lot. It works – Anibal Vivaceta Nov 6 '12 at 3:25
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You can use the sidenotes package that provides the proper environment and allows a caption, a label and so on.


\usepackage{mwe}% for sample images


    \caption{A small rectangle put in the margin.\label{rectangle}}%


which leads to


the package also allows margintables and other stuff.

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