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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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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} \...
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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 ...
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Tufte-book: Full-width caption above full-width table

It seems that all captions in Tufte-book are placed in the margin. I have a full-width table where I can place the caption above the table using \begin{table*}[b] but how do I specify the caption ...
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My list of listings isn't generated

I know there are some 'similar' questions but none worked for me. I am using tufte-book.cls template and also the 'listings' package to include code listings. For some reason the 'list of listings' ...
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Mixing Tufte-and ETOC

For a book I would like to make use of the Tufte Layout/Template to acoomplish a look and feel as in the book 'Principles Of Biochemistry' (see image POB1). The documentclass 'tufte-book' seems to ...
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(Advanced?) Tufte-Like Layout for scientific/educational book [closed]

I am writing a technical book and would like to employ a layout like the one used in "Principles Of Biochemistry", which IMHO is just beautiful. However, the Tufte-Book is not even close to what that ...
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Sidenote in mdframed environment, Tufte-LateX

I'm looking for a way to put sidenotes in mdframed environment on Tufte-LaTeX. Text would be refered to inside the box, and the note lying in the margin. I have already found a fancy way to do an ...
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Add elements on left margin

Using pdflatex, I am trying to enhance the memoir class for my thesis with elements of tufte's layout as done in Aaron Turon's thesis enter link description here. I would like to get the left arrow ...
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Why does tufte-book turn beta into “fi”

When using the \mathbf command instead of \boldsymbol, greek symbols are not always made bold. However, when using the tufte-book document class, the beta symbol is changed into fi. What is fi and why ...
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Using tcolorbox to get a full width bibliography in the symmetric tufte-book class

I have written my document using the tufte-book document class with twoside and symmetric option. When I include my bibliography into the document only the main text column is used which is a colossal ...
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Problems compiling under TeX Live 2017

Trying to recompile my old master thesis which under TeX Live 2015 and 2016 compiled just fine (I have a new computer that doesn't have said versions) but under TeX Live 2017 grinds to a halt. The ...
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Print label in “figure” environment of tufte-book

This post explains how to get rid of captions for all figures in tufte-book class, but I need to remove captions just for figures which don't have caption. marginfigure environment has no problem with ...
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tufte_book: prevent page numering & author in ToC (Rmarkdown)

When using Rmarkdown to create a tufte_book pdf, the page numbering somehow causes the author to be displayed at the top of the page in the table of contents as follows: I would like to remove it, ...
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Two figures side by side in Tufte-Latex

I'm using Tufte-LaTeX and I have two small figures that I would like to appear side by side. I read this question and answer about putting two figures side by side. I tried this with Tufte-LaTeX, but ...
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Tufte style full page width code listing

I am working on a book that has \documentclass{tufte-book} as the document class. The book has code listings in it, some are full page width (they go into the side margin) and some are not. When using ...
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Template for beamer, tufte-latex lecture classroom slides and notes [closed]

After having looked up many questions here regarding the use of beamerarticle and tufte-latex for consistent lecture notes in both handouts and slides, I have come up with a template for anyone out ...
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Using the tufte-book class along with babelbib in French

I am working on a French document using the tufte-book class and I get errors related to the bibliography. Here is a MWE: \documentclass[french]{tufte-book} \usepackage{babel} \usepackage{babelbib} ...
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Copying \subsection style to \subsubsection

\documentclass[a4paper,twoside, symmetric,justified,notoc, nobib]{tufte-book} \titleclass{\subsubsection}{straight} \begin{document} \frontmatter \pagenumbering{roman} \setcounter{secnumdepth}{-1} ...
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Incorporate Tufte book style margins to standard book class

(Yes, this should be done by inspecting the document class, but I do not see myself up to the task yet.) 1) What is a straightforward method to incorporate Tufte-book-class-like margin notes to a ...
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Bibliography strangeness with pdflatex, bibtex, tufte-handout class

I'm using TeXLive 2017 and the tufte-handout package. Without the nobib option I get (as usual) a citation in the margin and, strangely, in a References section at the FRONT of the document. ...
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Interaction between Termcal package and \date{}

I'm preparing course documents for the fall, using the tufte-handout class, and I want to incorporate a calendar using termcal. So I do this: \documentclass{tufte-handout} \usepackage{fontspec} \...
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Tufte-book headers, TOC, title page behaving strangely

I did this: \documentclass[titlepage,toc,twoside]{tufte-book} \usepackage[oldstyle]{libertine} \title{Manifesto of the Communist Party} \author{K. Marx \& F. Engels} \date{1888} \...
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Auto-print Chapter Number

In the \documentclass{tufte-book} The normal header for Chapter would be \chapter{6} etc. But how can I get the chapter number to display as an auto counter, without having to fill in that actual ...
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Is there a new package to make Tufte style books?

I really like the look of tufte books. But it seems like the tufte-latex package is largely unmaintained, (Repo not touched in >1 year, long open PRs and issues) and not supporting things like LuaTeX. ...
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Defining 'scheme' as a caption whilst using Tufte book

I'm currently writing my thesis using the tufte-book class, and have been told that captions must go underneath the figures/tables/schemes (I know this goes against the point, but I can't really do ...
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Wrapfigure caption on the margin

I have run into a curious problem using wrapfigure with the tufte layout, in that the caption does not stay on the margin as expected but instead spans the whole width of the caption, as per default ...
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Write text near a table

I can write an itemize on the right of a table in a tufte-book class like in the figure : The code that I wrote is this: \documentclass[a4paper, 12pt, oneside, justified]{tufte-book} \usepackage[...
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Page breaks with `enumerate` and `tabular`

I'm making a handout with blanks that I want students to fill in, like so: \documentclass{tufte-handout} \begin{document} \begin{enumerate} \item Caleb \renewcommand{\arraystretch}{2} ...
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Tufte-book, ifplatform and bibentry warning

With the tufte-book class and this MWE \documentclass{tufte-book} \begin{document} Test \end{document} I get two warnings: Package ifplatform Warning: shell escape is disabled, so I can only ...
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Tufte-LaTeX Fullwidth with EasyList

I am trying to use tufte-latex's fullwidth environment in some sections, but I can't get it to work with the easylist-package as it removes the indentation. \documentclass[nobib]{tufte-handout} \...
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tufte-latex and subcaption

I try to use tufte-latex with subcaptions, which seems generally problematic. A workaround mentioned of compatibility mode for the caption package however, works only partially: \documentclass[...
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tufte-book and arabic text (bidi problem?)

I am typesetting a tufte-book document with XeLaTeX that has both English and Arabic text. The Tufte-style title pages consistently break, whether I use the package arabxetext or polyglossia. I ...

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