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

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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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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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Problems compiling Tufte title page in XeLaTex

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 ...
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Modify the @tufte@margin@float environment to automatically align floats

The Tufte classes provide the @tufte@margin@float environment which is used for tables and figures, but its result it's not automatically aligned with the text. The \marginnote command provide a ...
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How to declare a macro with a variable argument list?

I am looking for a macro with two optional arguments and tried the following code: \documentclass{tufte-handout} % \usepackage{xparse} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage[demo]{graphics} ...
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Error using \ref in captions with Tufte and Babel

I am using the tufte-book class. When referencing with \ref within a caption using the babel package I get two errors: "Argument of \@iiminipage has an extra }." and "Paragraph ended before ...
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How to add Creative Commons licence to bottom of the page in the tufte-handout class?

I can't find a way to add a notice to the bottom of the first page. I tried this but it just flushes all content to the second page and adds the box at the bottom of the first. EDIT: some sample ...
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Caption font size problem

I'm using the \documentclass{tufte-book} and have a series of longtables for which I wish to place the caption in the margin. I found a solution to redefine the caption for such tables in this post, ...
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Place figure captions below figure instead of in side margin?

I'm trying to figure out how to use the Tufte-book layout but place image captions below the image instead of in the side-margin. Does anyone know how to do this? This is for a dissertation and the ...
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Table of contents misaligned with Tufte book symmetric

Usually when I try to create a document using the Tufte-latex classes, which table of contents could extents in more than one page, I find with the trouble of the composition of the table of contents. ...
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note move from right to down

There is a project ubuntu-manual. Result of PDF here. But note are of right. How is this note move from right to down? Thanks!
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Caption in the outer margin using longtable within a tufte-latex document

The tufte-latex class has a page layout with a wide margin on the side; the class redefines the figure and table environments so that the captions are put in the margin, side to side with the floating ...
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Tufte-book title page customization

I have this code: \documentclass{tufte-book} \begin{document} \title{Some stuff\\ \& \\Some other stuff} \author{Me} \date{Fall 2014} \maketitle \end{document} The title ...
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Tufte style table of contents in article class

I want to create a tufte-book style ToC, very similar to how Gonzalo Medina made something in this request: Pretty Table of Contents So far this is what I got: \documentclass[letterpaper]{article} ...