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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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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 writing a book in tufte-book and occasionally get figures and captions that do not respect which side the margin is on. Here, on page 24, the margin is on the left (as can be seen by the \quote ...
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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

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 ...
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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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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} \...