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

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How can I change the main font of my Tufte-book style

I try to change my main font style in a Tufte book document class. Documentation say that it's possible by using the nofonts class option but nothing works. I tried the \setmainfont function, and ...
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Ensuring uniform style between List of Figures and List of Algorithms in tufte-book

In a tufte-book in TeXShop, I'm using \usepackage[ ]{algorithm2e} and call with code in the body of the book, such as: \color{blue} \framebox[\textwidth][l]{ \color{black} \begin{algorithm}[H] \...
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Citations are chapter specific - Tufte-book

I'm relatively new to LaTeX and fighting a loosing battle here! I'm building my thesis in the tufte style presented by Overleaf.com. I love the look of it, but it is doing things that defy logic to me....
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Clickable reference to URL

Couldn't find this anywhere, so hoping for some assistance here. I'm doing my master thesis and I as an example I need to reference a lot of information from European Space Agency website. I'm ...
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How to concatenate different latex files

Suppose I wrote several latex files, resulting with several pdf files that I want to concatenate together. Now suppose that different latex files are written with different templates and packages ...
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Fancy chapter heading format under tufte-book class

I want to write chapter heading for a tufte-book document. Here is what I want to use: https://tex.stackexchange.com/a/339892/159116 \documentclass[openany,letter]{tufte-book}% \usepackage[T1]{...
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Conflict between tufte-book, adforn, and pdfx

When I try to use the tufte-book class with the adforn and pdfx packages, I am getting a problem with symbol substitutions. For example: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{adforn} \usepackage[x-...
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Horizontal justification for the side comments, in Tufte-Handout style.

I am using Tufte handout template and I see that many of the margin comments (figure captions, footnotes, citations, etc) are not justified/aligned. I was wondering if there is an easy fix for this.
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Issue with compiling gfsneohellenic with tufte-book

I am trying to use gfsneohellenic with tufte-book. While compiling I am getting the following error. /usr/local/texlive/2018/texmfdist/tex/latex/gfsneohellenic/gfsneohellenic.sty: 85: LaTeX Error: ...
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Combine fnpct with tufte's sidenote incl offset-adjust?

I would like to combine the benefits of fnpct with the tufte-book document class. I heavily rely on manually adjusting some footnotes according to \sidenote[][1cm]{my sidenote text} in the tufte ...
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If my Tufte problem persists, are there other good book class to use?

I have seen many pages dedicated to solving this problem with tufte. None of these solutions work for me. I tried several simple .tex files using tufte. All have the same problem. "Argument of \...
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Parallel footnote and sidenote environments with nested references

I am having trouble getting an parallel footnote and sidenote environment with nested references to work. fnpct is used to create multiple footnote environments and kerning. The bigfoot package ...
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Figure referencing in tufte-book pointing to section instead

The \ref command usually points to the figure/table/etc that is referenced by \label. However in the tufte-book document class this does not seem to work: \documentclass[]{tufte-book} \begin{document}...
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tufte-book and gb4e and footnotes / sidenotes

When using the tufte-book class (and other tufte classes, I imagine), footnotes / sidenotes seem to break the instant you load the gb4e package. This compiles correctly, and displays a sidenote as ...
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tufte-latex: excluding the sidenotes margin from certain pages

Excluding Margins from Pages I'm looking for a way to exclude the sidenotes margin from certain pages in my document (notably the frontmatter and the part header page). For instance, in Example 1, I ...
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Tufte book - inline spacing list of figures [duplicate]

I have a small problem with the Tufte book. I inserted the per-section numbering but then the inline spacing gets all too crowded, as in the picture. Any command I could use to solve this? Thanks!
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Overfull hbox on title page of tufte-book

I'm writing a book using LaTeX in Overleaf (pdfLaTeX), using the tufte-book document type. To make my title page, I have the following code: \documentclass[notoc,symmetric]{tufte-book} \usepackage[...
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\hrule length inconsistent

I'm using the tufte-book document class. When I use \hrule, sometimes it extends the text width (which I want), and other times it extends the full page width, apparently randomly. How can I get it ...
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First occurrence citation in margin note without explicit call

I'm using the tufte-book document class and the biblatex package, and would like to add margin notes indicating a near-full reference the "first time" a citation is made. Specifically, I'd like for ...
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\setcaptionfont in tufte-book does not work

I want to format all my captions (tables, figures, ...) in tufte-book. The built-in \setcaptionfont command leads to surprising results: margin tables are all formatted, captions of normal tables or ...
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Bibliography and sitography

I'm creating my thesis in LaTeX and it's the first time I use it. As a template I'm using that of Tufte. I have a bibliography and I would also like to create a sitography separate from the ...
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Linespacing with cutwin

The problem is that the first and the last lines have different line spacing compared with the rest of the text. This is the code: \documentclass[10pt]{tufte-book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \...
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Reference to figure does not work with Tufte book

I am encountering a very strange problem. The \refs to marginfigures work, but not to \begin{figure} nor to \begin{figure*}. The figures do all get numbered, but in the text there is just an empty ...
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Tufte-class with Oscola citation format

I'm working on a book using the Tufte book class. This the MWE: \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-book}% \usepackage{lipsum}% \usepackage{amsmath} \usepackage{hyphenat}% \usepackage[style=oscola, autocite=...
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Tufte's margin notes in LyX instead of marginpar

Is there an "idiomatic"/non-ERT way in LyX 2.3 to add a margin note in a document formatted using tufte-handout? The normal margin notes are not converted into \marginnotes as I expected but into ...
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Tufte handout citation style

I am using tufte-handout template to create a summary note. I am using natbib package and found out that the citation is printed on the marginpar and at the back page of the book. My question is how ...
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File ended while scanning use of \@xdblarg

I'm creating my thesis using the Tufte template. I have this problem by compiling the main file: riga 184: File ended while scanning use of \@xdblarg. \input{./capitoli/personaggi} : shell escape is ...
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Centering part label and ornament on page in tufte-book

I'm writing a book using tufte-book and pdflatex through ShareLaTeX, and I want to have multiple parts for that book, with the part label centered horizontally in the page. The standard tufte style is ...
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Cover thesis Tufte style [duplicate]

I'm creating a thesis using the Tufte style template. Obviously I have to change the cover that I would like to look like this: How can I do? EDIT I tried this code: \documentclass{scrreprt} \...
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Tufte class: Force caption to be below table

I am using the tufte-class to write a report. I have some good sized tables with text in the cells with the table being large enough to go into the margins. This is OK with me. However, the caption's ...
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Add \cite to Tufte style thesis

I'm writing my thesis using the tamplate Tufte style, it's my first document in Latex. I tried to add the first \cite but I'm having problems. Here is the code: main.tex: \documentclass{tufte-book} ...
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Using Algorithm in Tufte LaTeX is making error in Captions

I am using algorithm in Tufte LaTeX \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{algorithm} \usepackage[noend]{algpseudocode} \begin{document} \begin{algorithm}\captionsetup{font={sc}, labelfont={bf,sc}} ...
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Tufte \newthought with \gls

I want to insert a \gls acronym into \newthought. \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage[acronym]{glossaries} \newacronym{ds}{DS}{Directional Sensitivity} % define acronym label/short/long \...
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Label-only behaviour for standard float with empty/blank caption when placed in margin

How can I achieve the same label-only (no separator) behaviour for \caption{} when the label is to be placed on the margin? I started from here, but this does not apply for standard floats. MWE: \...
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How do I use a sans font in tufte-book

I'd like to change the serif font in tufte-book by a sans font. So far this does not do anything: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{sectsty} \allsectionsfont{\bfseries\sffamily} \begin{...
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Change background and font color in Tufte's Book

I am using the class tufte-book. I'd like to know how can I set the background color and the font color of the front page. In the book class I have achieved this before using tikz, but it seems to ...
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Change index and titles font in Tufte style book

I want to change the index, titles and subtitles font in my document but I have no idea how to (I'm pretty new to Latex). I've searched for solutions to this problem without success. I am particularly ...
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Tufte-Latex libertine text and math font incompatibility issue

I'd like to write a substantial math document with the tufte-book class, with a few minor changes. My first issue is that, after loading my preferred font of libertine, along with newtxmath to get ...
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Resetting or custom numbering in thmtools

I'm using thmtools in tufte-handout class, with styles given by egreg for declaring properties assiciated with various systems. I searched in Thmtools User's Guide for a custom number or resetting ...
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Caption placement for new float environment in tufte-handout class

I'm using the class: tufte-handout and I need a new coloured environment for data, examples and details that I want to highlight. I found this question (with answer) that is literally what I want. It ...
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Place footnote in footer in Tufte-book class

Good morning to everyone, I'm new to the forum and use very little Latex. So sorry if the question is silly. I created a text using tufte-book class and I like how it places the images and sidenotes ...
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How do I make the titlepage's title smaller in tufte-book?

For now, I have what is probably a much too long book title. I'm not certain I will come up with something both better and shorter. TeX tries desperately to fit it in, and manages to do so in five ...
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Tufte book in landscape

I took doc/latex/tufte-latex/sample-book.tex and added the landscape option: \documentclass[landscape]{tufte-book} The result PDF is in landscape mode but the text is vertically cut. The log file ...
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Encoding problem with bibliography in tufte class

I try to make a bibliography using tufte book style. As you see, the bibliography reference on the margins is all messed up. I hope you understand, these weird margin symbols are not Russian, but ...
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Headings don't show the content correctly [duplicate]

This code: \documentclass[twoside,symmetric,notoc,justified]{tufte-book}% \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc} \usepackage[latin]{babel} \usepackage[OT1]{fontenc} \usepackage{lipsum} \geometry{ %showframe,...
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how to use `\marginnote` in `mdframed` environment? (follow up)

I need to have a line on the INNER margin in a double-sided tufte-document. There was a close question and it has this answer. That answer is perfect. Their output is: (You see the line on the INNER ...
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tufte-book with endnotes

Formatting the following code shows that endnotes in the tufte-book class have a wider text width than the main body of a document. I would like to avoid this. \documentclass[]{tufte-book} \...
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Horizontal alignment of tikz floats in tufte margins

I try to make the symmetrical floats on verso and recto pages of tufte-class book. This diagram shows what I want to achieve and it also shows the discrepancy: (the first page is not important). The ...
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H placement of floats in tufte book

I am using the tufte-book document class for writing a user manual. It involves many short code examples. I would like to achieve the following: Being able to use [H] with the floats such that the ...
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Adjust the vertical position of the figures

I am writing a book for my calculus course using the Tufte document class. I have successfully uploaded margin figures into my document in a "marginfigure environment"; however, they are all "bunched ...