The Tufte-LaTeX project provides book and handout document classes that mimic the design of Edward Tufte's books.

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Problem with title page when justified in Tufte-Book

I am using Tufte Book template and defined a new paper size (10x7 inches) in .def file. Its working fine. When I use justified option in preamble ...
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How to specify B5 in tufte-book

I'm having trouble creating a working b5 layout with tufte-book. According to their documentation, this is supported: The Tufte-LATEX classes currently only provide three paper sizes: a4, b5, ...
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Using Tufte's template for writing and selling a book [closed]

I wrote a book about a computer application and I would like to use the famous Tufte's template. But I really don't know if I have the right to use it for a commercial purpose. Does anybody know a ...
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Verse and Tufte-Handout Incompatability

I am attempting to use the tufte-handout document class with the verse package. However, it seems that tufte-handout loads hyperref by default and this causes the following error in verse.sty: ! ...
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how to suppress the fig numbering in caption with tufte package?

How can I suppress caption number with tufte package ? I've tried with caption package, but don't work with tufte ... Thanks
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Is it possible to have tufte-like citations in a general documentclass?

The tufte packages/class is very nice. But (opinion based) it is too invasive for simple documents. I want to selectively use some features in a normal article class. Is is possible to have ...
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Is it possible to fine-tune the citation positions in Tufte-BibLaTeX combination?

I'm using tufte-latex in combination with BibLaTeX, as described in Can I use biblatex with Tufte classes? and I have tried the variants suggested both in the question and in the answer. Using the ...
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Automated format in a nested enumerate environment

I have to do a small document, in which I intend to use Tufte-handout rather than article or Scrartcl classes and compile it with XeLaTeX with a typography I intend to use. However I have a ...
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Table of Contents not symmetric with Tuftes symmetric option

I'm using the tufte-latex class and was able to change the layout with \documentclass[twoside,symmetric]{tufte-book} Unfortunately the Table of contents is still not symmetric, but always ...
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Sidenotes appear on the wrong side for Tufte-Latex Documents

The Tufte-Latex class has an option to place the margin for even pages on the left-hand side and for uneven pages on the right-hand side: \documentclass[twoside,symmetric]{tufte-book} but ...
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Increasing width in tufte handout eliminates running title

If I use the textwidth argument to increase the size of the main text in the tufte-handout, it makes the running title run off the page. \documentclass{tufte-handout} \usepackage{lipsum} % dummy ...
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How to make the Figure Caption “Figure 1.5” bold in Tufte Latex?

Unfortunately the standard options like \usepackage[labelfont=bf]{caption} Do not work with the tufte-class because Package caption Warning: \caption will not be redefined since it's already ...
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Prevent Linebreak for \cite in \footnote for TufteLatex Class

I'm using the Tufte-Book class (\documentclass{tufte-book}), which is available here and my problem is that if I use the command \cite inside a \footnote{}, i.e. \sidenote{Some text \cite{test} } ...
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How to center horizontally the text area in the “tufte-book” class?

In the following code, I want to center horizontally the text area (main body+margin area), but the centering option of the geometry package doesn't have any affects. Is there a way to do this? ...
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In the Tufte template… How can I make LaTeX use symbols (*, †, ‡, and so on) instead of numbers to mark sidenotes?

Sorry for the possible naive question.... I am using the wonderful Tufte template... How can I make LaTeX use symbols (*, †, ‡, and so on) instead of numbers to mark sidenotes? I tried the solution ...
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Margin content in Tufte's book class

Sorry, no MWE on this one, it's a general question about the Tufte book class. I noticed that margin content is top-aligned with the point in the main text that declares it: I know I can adjust the ...
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Change the colour of citations in the Tufte book class

How can I change the colour used for margin citations in the Tufte book class to grey? I'd like for the citations to take a visual back-seat to margin notes and figure/table descriptions.
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Tufte Fullwidth Bibliography across pages

I am trying to print the bibliography in a tufte-book using the whole width of the page, since I don't intend to put marginalia into the bibliography. Edit: I am using an updated version of tufte ...
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Super-primitive 2-column table in LaTeX

I would like to build a simple 2-column table that will let me attach, to one of the lines in the table, a marginal note in the right margin, for example: A B CC DDD ...
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Combining tufte-latex and threeparttable

I am trying to get threeparttable to work with the tufte-book class. Naturally, when I use the follwing the caption will be placed in the margin. In this case, cleveref has no problems in getting the ...
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How to format the header in Tufte Handout?

I would like to use the librecaslon package with tufte-handout. I have encountered a problem in which my headers are printed entirely in lowercase. I believe this occurs because librecaslon has no ...
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Tufte Latex Class - First chapter has no number

I'm starting to get a little desperate. My first chapter has no number and I can't figure out why. To get chapter numbers I used \setcounter{secnumdepth}{4} . This works perfectly for every chapter, ...
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Titlesec: Redefinition of sectioning command leads to endless execution of latex

I'm new at TeX.SX and I hope I do everything correct. To avoid answers like "Why do you do this?" I'd first like to describe briefly what I want: I'm developing a class based on tufte-book, which ...
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How to include a pdf as a single page in a tufte-book document?

I am using tufte-book. Is there a way to include a single page from a pdf document into my tuft-book document?
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How can I parametrize two tikz circles to fit tufte marginpar?

Ho can I parametrize the circles to fit the tufte marginpar? I want to able to change the sovrapposition of the circles (possibly in ratio from 0 to 1) and get an adjusted \diameter to fit ...
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Tufte-book with standard natbib style author-year citations

I would like to use the standard natbib way of citing papers using the tufte-book class. This means that I want citations in the text such as (Pilegaard et al., 2014) and an alphabetic bibliography ...
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An annoying overflow in mdframed environment with tufte-handout

I'd like to highlight a text block in a Tufte style document. I defined myblock environment based on mdframed package. \documentclass{tufte-handout} \definecolor{MyGray}{rgb}{0.95,0.95,0.98} ...
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using fncychap with tufte-book class?

I am using fncychap, slightly modified like here. Is there any possibility to use it with tufte-book class? There are always missing the words 'chapter x' when you load the package. Is there any ...
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How to refer more specifically in Tufte-style handout

This question may be open-ended and have many solutions.... Usual Style Consider the following simple document which is generated by the following code. \RequirePackage{filecontents} ...
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Marginnotes and tcolorbox problem

Does \marginnote mess a little when it comes to tcolorbox? I have adapted some code from this other question and the first box renders fine, but the following ones are a disaster. I've struggled a ...
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How to make short citations in text while leaving full citations in a bibliography section?

I want to make footnote citations within a main text in shorter format, while having full versions in a bibliography section in the end. For example, to omit article titles in footnotes, only to ...
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Full width title in Tufte document class with Fancyhdr

I would like the title to span the full page rather than the 1st column. Tufte provides fullwidth for this however the title page overflows and shifts onto page 2. Package Fancyhdr Warning: ...
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How to add \thanklessauthor to a KOMA Script document?

Well I'm working with a document in KOMA Script and I tried to use the \thanklessauthor command that I found in the code of the Sample book of Tufte-book class. First I thought it was a plain TeX ...
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How to include page numbers in tufte-book citations?

Using the tufte-latex package, the tufte-book class replaces the page argument from the cite command with a positioning argument, therefore impariring the possibility of citing pages. Is there a way ...
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How to set a binding offset with tufte-book class?

I'm typesetting a book using the tufte-book class. For printing I need to set a binding offset (say, 0.5in). However, I can't seem to get this to work using the geometry package settings as one would ...
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tufte-handout - dialogue line spacing broken by footnote

I'm using the dialogue package and tufte-handout class - MWE follows. The issue I'm experiencing is shown in this image. After inserting a footnote -- which is actually a citation -- the spacing of ...
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Trouble-shooting Tufte Title Page

I'm not sure why, but I can compile a simple Tufte-style title page using pdfLaTex and Texworks, but the same file chokes in XeLaTex under Texshop. Where is the error? First, this MWE compiles: ...
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Change Paper Size in Tufte Book Class

Is there a (relatively) easy way to change the paper size in the tufte-book class? The manual for Tufte 3.50 by Kevin Godby (http://kevin.godby.org/2009/12/11/tufte-latex-350-released/) says, "To ...
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Margin-Cite from tufte-book

I like the way the tufte-book documentclass is writing the full citation in the margin. Unfortunatly I use a pretty different documentclass, so that I don't have this feature. I already looks into ...
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Using nccfoots package with Tufte package

I have been using tufte-book for a while but am trying to get the nccfoots package to work within the quotes (eg. the footnote within the shaded quotation area). Thanks. ...
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XeTeX seems to break headers in Tufte-handout

I get the following messed-up running headers on pages 2 and following when using Tufte-Handout class with fontspec (and therefore XeTeX). The headers repeat the Title and then add a black box. A ...
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Mimic fonts and spacing of tufte-book class

I am writing a book using memoir class and I want to mimic fonts and spacing of tufte-book class.
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How to cite correctly in a document with quotes in several languages using csquotes? [closed]

I'm working on a document written primarily in Spanish, but contains many quotes between quotation marks, multiple nested. It also contains text blocks that I usually compose with the environments ...
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New float environment in tufte-book with alternate caption placement for full width figures

I am trying to define a new environment for photographic plates in a tufte-book.cls book. The environment should: Work just as the existing figure / table environments do for non-starred uses, and ...
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Sidenotes and marginnotes change color when hyperlinks break over a line in tufte-latex

When using the tufte-book or tufte-handout document class, if a sidenote or marginnote is placed on a line that ends with a hyperlink which continues onto the next line (i.e. the hyperlink breaks over ...
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How to get right a bibliography not in English using biblatex in tufte book? [closed]

I'm editing some notes in LaTeX using the Tufte-book class. I know I can use the natbib package with that class, but I've never used. I used bibtex recently. I like to use biblatex in this case as my ...
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tufte document classes break with multiple authors

The following MWE (or MNWE) breaks with the error Extra \fi. <argument> ...rrenvir \else \@badend {tabular}\fi \expandafter \endgroup \if... l.5 \author{You \and me} Removing the \and command ...
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Longtable, landscape in tufte-latex

I am using tufte-latex to write a document. I want to include a table which has many columns and rows in the document. For this purpose I am using longtable and landscape environments to produce the ...
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Can Tufte sidenotes work in the multicols environment?

I am writing handouts using the tufte-handout document class. I use the multicol package to make a two-column list of vocabulary terms. One term needs an explanation, which I would like to reference ...
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LaTeX tufte-book how to wrap around chapter, section, subsection heading

I am writing a book using the package tufte-book. Some of my chapter titles and section titles are too long. But I don't know how to get it to wrap around instead of going into the margins and off the ...