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

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tufte-book: tikz references in caption

Using the article documentclass, the following code works as expected. \documentclass{article} \usepackage{lipsum} \usepackage{caption} \usepackage{pgfplots} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.13} ...
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Margin references in tufte-handout with pandoc

I'm trying to convert a Markdown file to PDF using pandoc and a tufte-handout template. I would like to have references in the margin, instead of in the end of the document, is this even possible in a ...
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Short author list in sidenote citations, full list in references

In the Tufte handouts style, how can I cite a reference such that the corresponding side note cuts the author list to "First Author et al." when there are more than 2 authors? In the bibliography at ...
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tufte-latex: \newthought after \section

Using \newthought after a new section title inserts an unusual vertical space as in the following example. \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{kantlipsum,cleveref} \begin{document} ...
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Multiple Page Index

I'm editing a family history, and the index is quite long. I'm using the tufte class, and have used the full-width fix for a bibliography spanning several pages. However, it's not working for my ...
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Referencing tufte-book sections

I am using the tufte-book class without section numbers which looks very nice. Is there a visually appealing way to reference chapters and sections? Here is what I am doing at the moment, but I would ...
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\sidecites command for biblatex and Tufte LaTeX?

A terrific answer to a question about fine-tuning citation positions with the Tufte-BibLaTeX combination provided a \sidecite command with an optional offset parameter. It works like a charm. Can ...
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Tufte page numbering on first page of new chapter

I am using the Tufte-Book style but have very short chapters. The page number is not added to the first page of a new chapter so I end up with very few numbered pages at all. Question: How can I add ...
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How can I pit a \footnote within \itemize within \minipage in Tufte class?

I'm writing up lecture notes using the Tufte-class book, and I've been getting this constant error in reference to using a footnote within an itemize environment within a minipage. I would post 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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\includegraphics does not find desired file [closed]

I'm using xelatex and trying to incorporate a .png file. I've done this a thousand times, but never with eso-pic; is that the issue? Or is it something else? MWE \documentclass{tufte-handout} ...
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Tufte-handout caption overlapping figure

I am attempting to display three figures, side by side in a table. I've placed the table inside the figure* environment to make the table the full width of the page, however the corresponding caption ...
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Tufte layout in “Painless Memoir?”

I'm trying to bring together two styles, the airy Tufte's page layout ... and Michael OKane's "painless Memoir" document found on this site. I've tried to edit OKane's template directly; I've ...
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\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} ...
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Citing vital records using tufte-book & natbib

I'm using the tufte-book class to help my mom write a family history. I'm running into a problem with figuring out how to cite vital records such as birth certificates, marriage documents, microfilms, ...
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Tufte-Book Class - Align three \enumerate environments side-by-side?

I'm transcribing some of my lecture notes with the tufte-book template that's floating all over the internet. I want to have three enumerate environments side by side, but I'm not so sure how that can ...
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Use listings in tufte-book with captions in margin

In my tufte-book document I would like to show source code listings using the listings package but with their captions in the margin. Modifying the code for typesetting the listing caption is not ...
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Full width text and references in margin using marginnotes

The tufte-book document class uses marginnotes to display references, and using the environment fullwidth allows sections of text to extend into the margin (the answer to my previous question gives an ...
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Changing font of the titlepage of tufte-book

I would like to change the font and the style used in the titlepage of tufte-book class. I don't like the 'all caps' style and would rather have normal text in that page. By reading the ...
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Can I use biblatex with Tufte classes?

Is it possible to use biblatex with the Tufte document classes (tufte-handout and tufte-book). If so, what modifications should I make to my preamble or class wrapper in order to use biblatex? I've ...
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Is there a conflict between \hspace and tufte-latex?

I want to place two tikzpictures side by side in a tufte-handout. I can do that with \hspace in a standalone document, and it works fine. But if I put the same pictures in a tufte-handout document, I ...
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How to stop indentation of new paragraph in tufte-handout? [duplicate]

I'm using the tufte-handoutclass, but I want to deviate slightly from the template. I would like to separate paragraphs through a small space, not through indentation. I usually do this in my Latex ...
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Unwanted extra space before figure with subfig

I am typesetting a document using tufte-book as document class. In the document I have to put figures, both alone and side by side. As this is the case, I use the subfig package to reach this goal, ...
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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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How to put citations in a marginnote in the Tufte class

I'm trying to put a citation in a marginnote in Tufte's class. When I do this, the citation is displayed below, but the footnotemark does not appear.
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Font styles are overwritten in tufte-latex when using igo

I have an issue with font definitions from a DocumentClass that are being overridden. The font styling defined in tufte-latex is being replaced (or maybe just suppressed) by the font styling in the ...
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figure positioning according to space available on page

I am using Tufte style with symmetric option. I want to force figure automatically to next page if the current page doesn't have enough space to fit the figure at the desired position. Although it ...
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Table-caption rotated wrongly

How can the table-description in tufte-handouts be placed correctly with sideways-tables and xtable? See following minimal reproducible example where the figure-description is corrrect (stolen from ...
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Fontsize caption tufte class not the same anymore \usepackage{sub fig} causing the problem

Normally the font of the marginnote and the caption are the same, but after compiling my document today (and I didn't change anything in the preamble) the font-size is the same size of the font in the ...
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PStricks figure disappearing in tufte-latex

I have an elusive problem with the interaction of pstricks and tufte-book style. I find that trying to include pstricks code is unreliable. Sometimes the figure appears, sometimes it does not. I ...
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Good practice SI units align environment - tufte-book class

In a mission to purify my LaTeX-coding I encountered some problems. First problem after changing from book-class to tufte-book class I had to set all numbers in math-mode, meaning the units become ...
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How to combine fnpct with offset-adjustable footcite command?

The tufts-book class provides a \sidenote-command with an optional offset parameter, that allows the sidenote to be vertically adjusted. I use biblatex' \footcite command to get citations in the ...
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tufte-book: captions under figure

I am using tufte-book and having troubles with the list of figures. I am working with the following code: \documentclass[symmetric,twoside,a4]{tufte-book} \usepackage{graphicx} \setcaptionfont{% ...
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\hypersetup{colorlinks=false} draws no border around links

The sample book of tufte-latex gives no colored border around links when compiled with \hypersetup{colorlinks=false}. I checked that this is not a problem of the PDF viewer, so is unrelated to the ...
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Tufte-book error with mtpro2 and fontenc

I want to create a book in greek language in tufte style using mtpro2 package and xetex. \documentclass[twoside]{tufte-book} \usepackage{mtpro2} \usepackage{amsmath} ...
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Two-Sided Gutter in Tufte-LaTeX without symmetric?

The Tufte-LaTeX class has a great "symmetric" option for working on twosided documents (I'm working on a book project), I'd like to explore using this but for now due to the large number of figures I ...
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problem with the cite at the bottom of the page

I am using Tufte-style template. When use a citation at the bottom of page, the cited text crosses the margin of the page. Here is the MWE: \documentclass[a4paper,nohyper]{tufte-book} %abstracton ...
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colored caption with tufte-book

I am using the tufte-book class and want to have the captions of the figure enviroment in a different color, especially the word 'figure 1.1'. How can you do that?
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How to input external file in figure caption with tufte-latex?

With the tufte-handout class, I want to insert some text in a figure caption, from an external text file generated with R. \documentclass[a4paper]{tufte-handout} ...
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Sort list of (biblatex)-keys by their citation number

As this is a rather specific question and in lieu of a MWE some context: I am working on a personalized version of the tufte-book class. In the process I am now at a point where I think I need a way ...
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Alignment of multipage description in tufte-book

In the last few hours I've been banging my head for an alignment issue that I can't find information about. I am using a combination of 4 things: Tufte-book document style fullwidth environment ...
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Bibliography on multiple pages

I am using Tufte Style Book Template and have a huge bibliography. For only bibliography page, I changed the page width to full by adding these two lines in the Bibliography environment: ...
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Can I use tufte-book documentclass with the minted package?

This minimal code example: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{minted} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \begin{minted}{html} <html></html> \end{minted} \caption{This is a test.} ...
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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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How to use showexpl with tufte-handout

I'm working on a document using the tufte-handout class in which I need to include some examples of LaTeX code for which I try to work with the package showexpl in the way it appears in my MWE: ...
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How to generate PDF/X-4 files?

I'm in middle of fine tuning my thesis for printing. I'm using the beautiful tufte-latex class and I complile with LuaLatex. The printing press has asked for a PDF/X-4 if possible, and seeing that ...
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How to remove sidenote citations in Tufte-LaTeX

In Tufte-LaTeX, the standard behavior of the \cite command is to put the reference in the sidenotes area (see example at https://github.com/Tufte-LaTeX/tufte-latex/blob/master/sample-handout.pdf). ...
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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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Adjusting the postion of chapter numbers in the Tufte-Latex class

I'm using the Tufte-latex book class, and trying to figure out how to use numbers in the chapters/sections. The default style has no numbers, which I turned off by commenting out this line: % Turn ...
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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, ...