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

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
1answer
147 views

Avoiding empty page between a very full page and the index?

I'm getting an empty page between the last page of the book and the index. The reason seems to be an over-full last page of text. I'm already using openany. In the following example, all the "bla" ...
4
votes
2answers
393 views

Remove prefix from figure caption in tufte-book document class

I want to get rid of prefixes in figure captions. I use MikTeX, XeLaTeX and tufte-latex style class. I've tried three variants: \caption*{Foto} \usepackage[labelformat=empty]{caption} ...
3
votes
1answer
209 views

Fonts tufte russian / cyrilic

I'm trying to find nice cyrillic font. Actually I would like to see such beautiful fonts as in tufte-book. My attempt is using following \usepackage{cmap} \usepackage[T1]{fontenc} ...
1
vote
1answer
162 views

“Chapter” before chapter number in Tufte classes

Is there a way to insert usual "Chapter" before chapter number in Tufte classes, such as "Chapter 1" etc?
6
votes
1answer
156 views

\autoref doesn't work correctly when used in tufte-book

i want to use the \autoref command (from the hyperref package) in the document-class tufte-book. mini-example: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{hyperref} \begin{document} ...
1
vote
1answer
315 views

error in \ref-numbering for figures in tufte-latex [closed]

please run this mini-example: \documentclass[]{tufte-book} \begin{document} \begin{figure*} \rule{1in}{1in} \caption{Figure 1} \label{fig:f1} \end{figure*} \begin{marginfigure} ...
3
votes
1answer
678 views

Undefined control sequence: \pgfplots@data@xmin

I am trying to use Jake's excellent Tufte y bar chart style but I am getting an ! Undefined control sequence. <argument> {rel axis cs:0,0}-|{axis cs:\pgfplots ...
1
vote
1answer
217 views

Numbered citations in Tufte-Latex 3.5

Tufte-LaTeX 3.5 (compiling with PDFTexify) I need to have my citations in the numbered format e.g. [1], [2], etc. I tried adding the following to the preamble \usepackage[numbers]{natbib} but get ...
4
votes
1answer
190 views

How to reset sidenote numbering in chapters? (Tufte-LaTeX)

I've looked at this question: How to reset footnote numbering at \chapter* and at frontmatter chapters?, but the answers concern using \chapter*, and assume the OP is not using the Tufte-LaTeX ...
10
votes
1answer
802 views

Formatting subsections and chapters in tufte-book

Sorry. I am new at this and it is my first time asking a question. I was reading this posting: how to change chapter/section style in tufte-book? How does one also get the subsections to change to ...
4
votes
1answer
260 views

Tufte-Latex: How do I stop marginfigure from inserting inline space?

I want to use marginfigure, but it is inserting space inline. Check out my minimal example: documentclass{tufte-book} \begin{document} Hello\begin{marginfigure}$2+2=4$\end{marginfigure}I'm new here. ...
4
votes
1answer
699 views

Vertical spacing between sidenotes (and, between sidenotes and captions) in tufte-book

Within from LyX, using various sidenotes in a tufte-latex-book environment, along with float figures, results sometimes in an overlapping of sidenotes and caption(s). For example, two sidenotes ...
4
votes
1answer
580 views

package right similar to tufte-book

Is there any package right similar to tufte-book? Using \marginpar, the following (Default) could be produced, but I want to have the Target; i.e. to spread the page header over the margin. ...
12
votes
1answer
353 views

Are there any subfloat package that works with tufte-latex?

I'm trying a lot of subfloat-like packages with tufte-latex and all of them seem to interact badly with tufte-latex in the matter of labels, refs and captions. To captions I could find solutions ...
6
votes
1answer
526 views

Problem with tufte-book and subfigure

I'm having a problem using both the tufte-book class and the subfigure package. This problem started after a fresh install of texlive, and I can't find a reason for it. Consider the following ...
4
votes
1answer
265 views

missing sub-caption numbers with tufte-latex

Why are the numbers (acually, letters) for the sub-captions missing in the following MWE? note the colon that would follow the letter is printed. \documentclass{tufte-handout} \usepackage{tikz} ...
5
votes
1answer
391 views

tufte-latex and subfloat positioning

I'd like to have two rows of top-aligned images, with top-aligned captions below each. This answer provides a technique using the floatrow package, but something in that package (or one of its ...
5
votes
1answer
386 views

Tufte-LaTeX clobbers my list of theorems

when using the "article" document class I can make a "List of Theorems" like so: \documentclass{article} %\documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{thmtools} \newtheorem{theorem}{Theorem} ...
12
votes
2answers
854 views

How to create twoside book with oneside margin?

I want to make a twoside book with oneside margin such: odd pages: even pages: full header, with margin figure(or table): I used tufte-book class, but cannot set margins as i need. It's margins ...
3
votes
1answer
473 views

How to reverse margin of tufte-book?

I want to change position of tufte-book(twoside) class in my thesis. In normal mode, margins for odd pages is on the right side and for evens, is on the left side of page. I want to change the ...
10
votes
1answer
2k views

how to change chapter/section style in tufte-book?

i used this code but there is an error: ! Use of \@ doesn't match its definition. I'm trying to make my book such as: ‎\documentclass[a4paper,14pt,twoside]{tufte-book}‎ ...
2
votes
2answers
315 views

How do I change the label separator for marginfigure in Tufte Book/Handout?

I'm trying to use the caption package to do this and I've used the following code, but it's still not giving me a period as a label separator. How can I go about fixing this? Here's what I have: ...
8
votes
1answer
812 views

Remove indent of paragraph and add line skip with tufte-latex

I'm using tufte-latex and I want paragraphs to have no indent, but a line skip instead. Normally you can achive this with: \usepackage[parfill]{parskip} Using tufte-latex this does not work ...
6
votes
1answer
184 views

Why would two apparently identical TeX installations produce different results?

I have XeLaTeX with TeXShop installed on two different machines. One compiles documents without a problem. The other throws weird errors. As far as I can tell they're set up identically, so I don't ...
11
votes
3answers
1k views

Increasing the text size in tufte documents

I have typeset my lecture notes using the tufte latex style. The notes are around 60 pages long. This year I have a few students who require notes where the text size is larger than the default - I'd ...
1
vote
1answer
311 views

What is the right way to use hyperref options with Tufte handout class?

EDIT: I must clarify that the example below works with tufte-latex-3.5.0, but doesn't work in older versions. The accepted solution is a good workaround for older versions (<3.0.0) were nohyper ...
12
votes
1answer
490 views

Put equation numbers in the sidemargin with Tufte-Latex class

In Tufte-Latex all captions etc. are in the side margin. I want to put the equation numbers there as well. Is it possible to do this?
5
votes
1answer
460 views

Subfig package and tufte class

I am using the subfig package in combination with the tufte latex class. Unfortunately I did not manage to make it work error free. As discussed in other forums (see here), the subfig package alters ...
1
vote
0answers
113 views

Is there a guide to the various theorem packages? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Theorem packages: which to use, which conflict? I'm relatively new to LaTeX, and a complete novice when it comes to theorems in LaTeX. But I need to put some some ...
4
votes
1answer
605 views

using \marginnote inside a math environment in tufte-book

I've recently started using tufte-book for typesetting solutions to math problems. I like it very much that you're encouraged to use the margin, which is very nice for giving hints, pointers and ...
7
votes
1answer
320 views

Why does mathdesign result in a huge 'cases' environment brace in Tufte documents?

I'm getting strange results when I use the cases environment in Tufte-LaTeX documents with the mathdesign package. Instead of I get Is there something I can do to get rid of that huge brace? ...
4
votes
1answer
291 views

Using sidenotes in mdframed environment

I get problems when I try to use sidenotes in an mdframed environment: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{xcolor} \usepackage{mdframed} \newtheorem{mdtheorem}{Theorem} \newenvironment{theorem}% ...
2
votes
1answer
333 views

Tufte-Latex sidenote breaks indentation in alltt

I'm trying to the the alltt environment in tufte-book. My problem is that \sidenote seems to break the indentation in alltt. \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{alltt} \begin{document} ...
9
votes
1answer
667 views

change caption in tufte class full-page figure

I've tried to change the caption in a full-width float with tufte-book, but to no avail. I want the caption in this figure to be like more common LaTeX classes. Here is a MWE and the result: ...
3
votes
1answer
1k views

Customizing the list of figures (LOF) style using tufte-latex

I'm using the tufte-latex class and would like to change the List of Figures style. When choosing the \tableofcontents I supply the notoc argument so that it uses the standard LaTeX style: ...
11
votes
1answer
961 views

What does “you have forgotten to use \caption” mean?

I'm stumped by an error I'm getting, when I try to render a Tufte-LaTeX document using hypcap and hyperref. For example, even a minimal document consisting of \documentclass[nohyper]{tufte-handout} ...
4
votes
1answer
524 views

Change the old style numerals of mathpazo (via tufte-latex) to lining numerals

I am using tufte-latex package, which uses mathpazo with old style numerals. To make figures (plots) I would like to use lining numbers. The problem is that the figures are converted from svg to pdf ...
2
votes
1answer
190 views

Error in amsmath as primitive \eqno no longer primitive [closed]

I am trying to typeset (with XeLaTeX) a simple Tufte-LaTeX example (http://tufte-latex.googlecode.com/files/Week5Lecture.tex) and getting an error message like the following: ...
3
votes
0answers
143 views

Error using tufte-book class and biblatex [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I use biblatex with Tufte classes? Although there is a patch for using biblatex in the Tufte classes, it doesn't seem to work for me. First thing is, the hyphenat ...
6
votes
3answers
515 views

Why does \today crash in Tufte-LaTeX using 'isodate' when passed as an argument?

I'm trying to use the isodate package with Tufte-LaTeX, but get ! Illegal parameter number in definition of \reserved@a. when I use \today as an argument to certain functions (e.g. \printdate or ...
0
votes
0answers
93 views

Why package enumitem conflicts with Tufte-book and/or beamer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Trouble combining enumitem and beamer I am trying to produce a package, combining tufte-book and beamer, in order to produce lecture slides and handout (with ...
2
votes
1answer
470 views

What width value corresponds to the Tufte fullwidth environment?

In Tufte-LaTeX, I'd like to manually create a full-width environment using minipage rather than the package's fullwidth environment. What width value should I supply to minipage to match that of the ...
5
votes
1answer
357 views

Modify width of main text block in tufte-handout

Is it possible to increase the size of the main text in the tufte-handout class to 80% of the paper width?
3
votes
1answer
267 views

Full width text shifts all marginfix-ed floats off the page to the right

I'm using marginfix to fix the positioning of sidenotes in some Tufte documents, but whenever a page contains any text in a fullwidth environment, all marginal material on that page is shifted to the ...
1
vote
1answer
272 views

How can I redistribute floats towards the top of the page?

I'm using Tufte classes and am trying to gain some general control over the distribution of floats (including Tufte's implementation of citations and footnotes) on my pages. Without intervening, I get ...
9
votes
2answers
582 views

Why does manually loading hyperref change the font size for captions in Tufte documents?

I'm using Tufte document classes and need to manually load hyperref rather than have it loaded by the Tufte class. So I'm using the nohyper option with the document class, and later use ...
5
votes
2answers
431 views

Possible incompatibility between tufte-latex classes, footnotes and LuaLaTeX

I think I came across an incompatibility between LuaLaTeX and tufte-handout or tufte-book class. The document should also contain footnotes. Here is a MWE: \documentclass{tufte-handout} % Or ...
2
votes
1answer
499 views

Can I place citations in captions using Tufte?

I'm trying to get Tufte marginal material (citations, footnotes, and captions) to support incorporate citations as they do in the Tufte books. What I'm looking for is the "conversational" style that's ...
11
votes
1answer
1k views

Printing bibliography with biblatex in Tufte-handout fullwidth environment

I'm trying to print the bibliography (using biblatex) inside the fullwidth environment. But when I place the \printbibliography command inside the fullwidth environment, every line other than the very ...
7
votes
2answers
367 views

combining listings and tufte-book, listings caption on tufte's margin

I am not very familiar with all latex details, but I'd like to use the listings package in a tufte-book document. However, the listings package places its captions above or below the listing and I ...