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Design

A guide to resources in the Library and on the Internet for Design students

Useful Typography texts

Typography links

Wikipedia –serif fonts – brings a lot of material together

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Serif_fonts

Font Finder
linotype.com/5/fontfinder.html 

My fonts
new.myfonts.com/fonts/  

Cavendish Gallery of Print and Typography
This is a collection of print and typography images throughout the ages. 

Fontshop
Fonts available for sale.

Identifont
Independant directory of digital fonts.

Linotype
A company dating from 1886 dealing in high quality typography and font resources.

Microsoft Typography
Microsoft's Typography group researches and develops fonts and font technologies, and supports the development of TrueType and OpenType formatted fonts by independent type vendors.


 

Individual fonts 


Baskerville
idsgn.org/posts/know-your-type-baskerville/

pointlessart.com/education/loyalist/typeTalk/baskerville/type_page_2.html

 

Bodoni;
itcfonts.com/NR/rdonlyres/404A51F6-87FC-4337-B54A-4DA7005DD05B/0/ILBodoni.pdf

 

Didot;
typography.com/fonts/font_overview.php?productLineID=100004
http://typedia.com/explore/typeface/didot/

 

Georgia (& Verdana)
will-harris.com/verdana-georgia.htm

 

Goudy
goudyfonts.com/

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