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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 to assemble several images and a text in the same figure

I want to make a figure that contains 2 images and text as presented in the following figure with two images A and B : I work with Overleaf so the two images are in pdf format. This is where I am (...
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Finding a typographical error in a large .bib file

I cannot provide a minimum-working example because of the large sizes of all files, as you'll see. I'm writing a very large book (tufte-book under TeXShop 3.0), with nine included chapters and an ...
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Coloured sidenote area for Tufte book

I'm trying to have the sidenote (or margin) area of the tufte-book document class have some background colour. Ideally it would cover the whole page, but only those where it is relevant. I have tried ...
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Margin problem of backmatter header

I modify the geometry of backmatter of a tufte-book documentclass, but there is a problem with the header which is too far left. how can I correct this problem ? here the code : \documentclass[...
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Is it possible to enable subsubsections in the tufte/tint themes for rmarkdown?

I know that Edward Tufte's traditional style excludes any heading style below subsections, but in some cases subsubsections can be quite useful. Is it possible to enable these somehow, even if it ...
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All of my figures/equations are 0.x… how to increment properly between chapters?

I have this in my preamble: %Number figures, eqns by chapter \usepackage{chngcntr} \counterwithin{figure}{chapter} \counterwithin{equation}{chapter} But all of my equations... even 3 or 4 chapters ...
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Using Tufte-book document class with bibliography backref

I would like to have back references in my Tufte style document. I first created a minimal working example that creates back references using the article document class, based on this answer which ...
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Tufte book and references

I'm using an automated way to generate a research diary / logbook. (Credit: Using LaTeX to keep a diary) However I'm having trouble getting references to work properly. I get weird results with ...
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Section/subsection enumeration in tufte-handout

Any thoughts how I can numbers to section titles in tufte-handouts? I have tried the solutions suggested here, but they don't seem to work for this template.
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How to produce this title page?

Please, I would like to create this title page with the image, the page number in the center but without the footer rule \documentclass[twoside,nobib,symmetric]{tufte-book} \usepackage[utf8]{inputenc}...
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Minitoc in the margin of a tufte-book

I am using the tufte-book documentclass to typeset notes. I'd like a minitoc in the margin at the start of each chapter. The (hacky) approach I turned to first is to use \marginnote{\minitoc}, however ...
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Using Tufte-Latex class in French

I am trying to use Tufte-Latex class, but it seems that it is not possible to write in French even if I use \usepackage[frenchb]{babel}. How could I do it? Thanks.
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tufte-book problem

When I try to run the following code, \documentclass{tufte-book} \usepackage{amsfonts, soul, microtype} \title{A Title} \begin{document} \maketitle \end{document} I get many errors, mostly ...
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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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Sidenotes and marginfigures in tcolorbox theorems

I am using the tufte-book class to write my notes and I would like to have tcolorbox theorems that can contain marginfigures and sidenotes (provided by the sidenotes package). Following I will post a ...
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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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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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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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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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tufte-style book url in marginnote

How do I put a \url{} in a \marginnote{} without error using tufte-book document? I have already tried \marginnote{\url{http}} but I get the error illegal parameter number in definition of ...
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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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Nice Cyrillic font for Russian like in Tufte's books

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} \usepackage[...
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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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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: \...
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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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File ended while scanning use of \@xdblarg [closed]

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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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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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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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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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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Tufte alike design with sidenotes crossing pagebreaks, or: Tufte made with KOMA-Script

As far as I understand (correct me if I'm wrong), a disadvantage of the tufte classes is that the side notes can not cross a page break. The side notes have to end on the very page where they begin. ...
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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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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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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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\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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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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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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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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Tufte-book problem with \ref

The first time I typeset this I get ?? for the \ref. The second time, it is blank. I am using TeXShop. I set out to make an example that uses biblatex to get a list of references for each chapter and ...
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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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