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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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Increase font size in running headers on tufte book style

I have used the solution on Increasing the text size in tufte documents to change the size of the main text of a tufte book, but the headers remain the same. How can I change that as well? Example ...
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tikz-qtree and tufte-book

I want to use tikz-qtree to add trees to a book formatted with tufte-book. For the most part, they work. However, one example does not. Consider the following minimal example: \documentclass{tufte-...
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Porting tufte-book title page in book class

How can I get the same title page produced by \documentclass{tufte-book} \author{An author} \title{A title} \publisher{A publisher} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} while using the ...
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How can I include an svg graphic into a tufte-book document?

I've used Inkscape to create this figure (though perhaps not to a sane scale). I can edit this and export it to whatever file format might make things easiest. I'm also willing to use other tools to ...
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Overflow in final cell of table

I have used colour to mark some cells in a table, but the final cell (right, bottom) seems to "overflow". \documentclass[nols,notitlepage,openany,12pt,table,xcdraw]{tufte-handout} \usepackage{...
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Alternative indents for fullwidth in tufte-latex

I’m trying to add a larger indent to accomodate for the increased line width when using fullwidth in tufte-latex. It’s not working, the same new indent is applied to all paragraphs. Result with ...
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How to center the title, the author, and the date in Tufte handout?

I am using tufte-handout. I have centered parts and sections using sectsty. How can I center the title, the author, and the date? %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% \documentclass[]{tufte-handout} \usepackage{...
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Partial and complete citations with biblatex in the same document

Well, this is maybe an odd question but the issue is the following: I'm working on a set of articles, some of them with references since I'm using the Tufte LaTeX for composing them. So this class ...
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Placeholder citation (with note) in tufte-book

I am writing a book using the tufte-book environment, which places citations in the margins adjacent the citing text. Marginnotes and marginfigures also appear in the margins and of course are ...
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Adding ``Chapter N'' to all chapters but the first one

Building on this example where Chapter is added to each chapter heading, how can I modify the code to do just that except for the introduction and final / concluding chapter (but still retain ...
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Tufte symmetric misalligns

I am using the tufte-book class. After using symmetric option, some misalignment do appear. Please, compile the minimal example to check: page 7: Perfect page 43: Misaligned page 79: Misaligned ...
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Forcing single large figure and caption to be on a page in sequence

I'm using tufte-book and have several large (full-page-size) figures which I want to place one per page. Alas, whenever I adjust the [width=...] to fill the text column with the figure the compiler ...
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Interaction between SASnRdisplay and Tufte book class

SASnRdisplay is a package to display SAS and R code and results. It appears to have some bad interaction with the Tufte book class. The code below produces very odd text (letters with a variety of ...
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Modifying geometry in tufte-book class

Using the tufte-book class, if I set the page dimensions and margins like this \documentclass{tufte-book} \geometry{paperwidth = 8in, paperheight = 10.5in, right = 2.2in, marginparwidth = 1.25in} \...
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Three warnings with six lines of code

Using the tufte-book class, I get three different warnings just with these six lines of code: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{lipsum} \begin{document} \marginnote{Foo} \lipsum[1-5] \end{...
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custom environment using fullwidth in tufte-book

I am working in a document using the tufte-book class. I would like to have a custom tcolorbox environment able to use the full page width and also able to break in between two pages. I am including ...
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Line break in starred ntheorem header

I came across this question that was posted before and have been using the solution for a while. However, I can't seem to get the same thing to work with starred environments. I am aware that long ...
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Enforcing sequential order of figures and marginfigures in tufte-book

Traditional figures (in the main body of the text) and margin figures are occasionally typeset in non-sequential order in tufte-book. How can the sequential order be strictly imposed? I've tried \...
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Define a caption figure name style

I'm trying to make my captions look like this: But without any success until now. Does somebody have any idea to make my caption name look like this? I'm working in a Tufte book environment and I'm ...
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Class tufte-book and R listings code box width problem

When I run the following MWE: \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{Sweavel} \usepackage{amsthm} \usepackage{mathtools} \usepackage{soul} %%%%%%%%%% % R example %%%%%%%%%% \newtheoremstyle{rex}{}{...
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full width longtable in tufte-book, like table* environment

I am using pandoc to create a tufte-book latex. pandoc's tables are rendered using the longtable environment. Within tufte-book this only uses the \textwidth. Wrapping it in a fullwidth environment ...
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Typesetting single chapters in large book while preserving all cross-references, accurate page numbering, etc

I'm writing a large book (using tufte-book) that will likely be 500 pages. My computer has enough working memory that I can typeset the full text but this book is about art and the digital document ...
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Margin reversed on figure in tufte-book

I'm sorry, but I'm getting a bit desperate about this. I've been working on a camera-ready book for quite a long time, my publisher finds that the margin errors arising in tufte-book make my ...
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\LaTeX logo in tufte-book

\LaTeX will not typeset as the designed logo in tufte-book. \documentclass[twoside,symmetric]{tufte-book} \begin{document} \title{My book} \author{me} \maketitle \chapter{First ...
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LaTeX gets confused about what page it is [duplicate]

The title should explain the problem. \documentclass[justified, symmetric]{tufte-book} \geometry{paperwidth = 8in, paperheight = 10.5in, right = 2.2in, marginparwidth = 1.5in} \usepackage{ifthen, ...
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Figures don't get centered when redefining title page

I'm using the tufte-book class. If I redefine the \maketitlepage command, the figures stop getting centered. Here's a MWE reproducing the issue: \documentclass[justified, symmetric, titlepage]{tufte-...
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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 [closed]

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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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 ...