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Books



Ahrens, Tim. 2009, Size-specific Adjustments to Type Designs (page), Mark Batty Publisher, New York.


Ahn, Yeohyun. 2009, Type + Code: Processing for Designers (lulu), Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore.


Berry, John D. 2002, Language, Culture, Type: international type design in the age of Unicode (review), Graphis, New York.


Bringhurst, Robert. 1997, The Elements of Typographic Style (wiki, review, web), Hartley & Marks, Toronto.


Bringhurst, Robert. 2006, The Tree of Meaning (review, browse), Counterpoint, Berkeley.


Bringhurst, Robert. 2011, What Is Reading For? (page), Cary Graphic Arts Press, Rochester, New York.


Cabarga, Leslie. 2004, Learn FontLab Fast (page), Iconoclassics, Los Angeles.


Carter, Sebastian. 2002, Twentieth Century Type Designers, Lund Humphries, Hampshire.


Craig, J., Bevington, W. and Scala, I. 2006, Designing With Type, 5th edition (web, ali) Watson-Guptill, New York.


De Bartolo, C. and Spiekermann E. 2011, Explorations in Typography (web, .app), 101 Editions, San Anselmo.


De Jong, C. and Purvis, A. 2005, Creative Type: A Sourcebook of Classical and Contemporary Letterforms, Thames & Hudson, London.


De Jong, C. and Tholenaar, J. 2009, A Visual History of Typefaces & Graphic Styles, 1628-1900 (review; volume one, two), Taschen.


Felici, James. 2003, The Complete Manual of Typography (synopsis, inteview), Adobe Press, Mountain View.


Froshaug, Anthony. 2000, Typography & Texts / Documents of a life (synopsis), Hyphen Press, London.


Frutiger, Adrian. 1989, Signs and Symbols, Studio Editions, London.


Frutiger, Adrian. 2009, Typefaces (page, review), Birkhäuser, Basel.


Garfield, Simon. 2011, Just My Type: A Book About Fonts (review, article), Profile Books, London.


Gill, Eric. 1936, An Essay On Typography (review, book), Lund Humhries, Hampshire.


Gordon, Bob. 2001, Making Digital Type Looking Good, Thames & Hudson, London.


Hamilton, Frederick W. 1918, The [Origin and] Uses of Italic (.txt, source), United Typothetae of America, Gutenberg.org


Heller, S. and Fili, L. 1999, Typology: Type Design from the Victorian Era to the Digital Age (review), Chronicle, San Francisco.


Hurst, Mark. 2007, Bit Literacy (sample), Good Experience Press, New York.


Kane, John. 2002, A Type Primer, London, Laurence King, 2002.


Kinross, R. and Hochuli, J. 1996, Designing Books: Practice and Theory (synopsis), Hyphen Press, London.


Kunz, Willi. 2000, Typography: Macro- + Microaesthetics, Niggli, Sulgen.


Level J. and Newman B. 2000, The Precision Type: Font Reference Guide, version 5.0, Hartley & Marks, Vancouver.


Loxley, Simon. 2006, Type: The Secret History of Letters (page, toc, review), I.B. Tauris, London.


Lupton, Ellen. 2004, Thinking with Type (page, review, bibliography), Princeton Architectural Press, New York.


Mediavilla, Claude. 1993, Calligraphie, Imprimerie Nationale, Paris.


Middendorp, Jan. 2004, Dutch Type (page, online), 010 Ultgeverij, Rotterdam.


Mitchell, M. and Wightman, S. 2005, Book Typography: A Designer’s Manual (excerpt), Oak Knoll, New Castle.


Müller, Manuela. 2011, Getting the Hang of Web Typography (Smashing eBook #6), Smashing Media.


Noordzij, Gerritt. 2001, Letterletter, Hartley & Marks, Vancouver.


Noordzij, Gerritt. 2005, The Stroke, (book, notes) Hyphen Press, London.


Ogg, Oscar. 1948, The 26 Letters (post), Thomas Y. Crowell Company, New York.


Prestianni, John. 2001, Calligraphic Type Design in The Digital Age, Gingko Press, Corte Madera.


Rappo, F. and Lehni, J. 2010, Typeface as Program (page, review, papers, blog) Ecole Cantonale d'Art de Lausanne, Lausanne.


Rosendorf, Theodore. 2009, The Typographic Desk Reference (page), Oak Knoll Press, New Castle.


Smeijers, Fred. 1996, Counterpunch: Making Type in the Sixteenth Century, Designing Typefaces Now, Hyphen Press, London.


Spiekermann, Erik. 1993, Stop Stealing Sheep and Find Out How Type Works (Chapter III .pdf), Adobe Press, Mountain View.


Stewart, A.A. 1918, Type: A Primer of Information About the Mechanical Features of Printing Types (gutenberg), UTA, Chicago.


Tracy, Walter. 1986, Letters of Credit: A View of Type Design (review); David R. Godine (page), Boston.


Truong; Siebert; Spiekermann (edited by). 2006, FontBook Digital Type Reference (page), FontShop International, Berlin.


Tschichold, Jan. 1995, The New Typography (review), University of California Press, Berkeley.


Tschichold, Jan. 1997, The Form of the Book (review), Hartley & Marks, Vancouver.


Twyman, Michael. 1982. The Graphic Presentation of Language (paper), Information Design Journal, Vol.3 N°1, 1982, pp. 2-22.


Unger, Gerard. 2007, While You‘re Reading (press), Mark Batty Publisher, New York.


VanderLans, Rudy. 2009, Emigre #70: The Look Back Issue (press), Gingko Press, Berkeley.


Young Doyald. 1999, Fonts & Logos; Logotypes & Letterforms (review), Delphi Press, Sherman Oaks.


Warde, Beatrice. 1956, The Crystal Goblet (text, lecture, excerpt), Sixteen Essays on Typography, Cleveland.


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FontShop Education. 2010, Typography Tips and Tutorials (index).


Typography Papers. 1996, No. 1-8. University of Reading, Department of Typography: reading.ac.uk.


Baseline Magazine: baselinemagazine.com. 1979, Kent, England.


Blažek, Filip (edited by). 2003, TYPO Magazine: magtypo.cz (wiki) Praha, Czech Republic.


Boardley, John. 2007, I Love Typography, Blog (review); WLT Search Engine (index).


Coles, Stephen (edited by). 2002, Typographica: typographica.org; Typeface and Type Book Reviews.


Lubalin, Herb. 1973, U&lc Magazine, Online Index.


Richardson, Margaret (edited by). 2007, FontShop Font Magazine: fontmag.com (review).


Rocha, Claudio (edited by). 2009, TIPOITALIA Magazine: tipoitalia.it; Grafiche Antiga.


Everson, Michael. 1993, Bibliography of Typographyand scripts, Cathair na Mart, Ireland.


Johnson, Roy. 2009, Typography – a Bibliography (index).


Rose, David. 2003, An Annotated Bibliography of Typography, Letterpress Printing & Other Arts of the Book, Five Roses Press, New York.


Periodicals on Typography, Online Index.


Typophile Books, Online Library and List.


Typeradio: typeradio.org. 2004, Stream and Podcast Station.


Type Conferences, Online Index.





Links



Type Design


“Typeface” definition, http://wikipedia.org/typeface, acharya.in/fonts/concept

“Thinking with Type” by E. Lupton, www.thinkingwithtype.com

Underware Type Basics, www.typeworkshop.com/type-basics

Adobe Typography Primer, www.adobe.com/education/type-primer.pdf

Meet Your Type: A Field Guide to Typography, www.fontshop.com/education/book.pdf

Character Design Standards, www.microsoft.com/typography

TypeCulture Articles and Essays, www.typeculture.com

TypeCooker by E. van Blokland, www.typecooker.com

“Typography Basics” handout by A. Segalini, www.as8.it/handouts/typography-basics.pdf

“FreeType Glyph Conventions” by D. Turner, www.freetype.org/docs/glyphs

MATD Reading Typeface Design Master Class, www.typefacedesign.org, flickr.com/groups/matd

KABK Type]Media, http://typemedia.org, ilovetypography.com/kabk, 2010, 2011, 2012

Type@Cooper, http://coopertype.org, ilovetypography.com/type@cooper, vimeo.com/57157290

Crafting Type, http://craftingtype.com, ilovetypography.com/crafting-type-workshops

ESAD Personal Views Lectures, www.esad.pt/personalviews, www.jimhargreaves.com/esad

TypeClinic International Type Design Workshops, http://behance.net/typeclinic

Lettering, http://typophile.com/wiki/lettering

FontShop Education, www.fontshop.com/services/education

Microsft Typography, www.microsoft.com/typography

Paul Shaw Letter Design, www.paulshawletterdesign.com

Font Glyph Synopsis, www.as8.it/type/font-glyph-synopsis

“The Meaning of Type” by S. Heller, www.eyemagazine.com/50/personal-view/heller

“Designing Type Systems” by P. Biľak, http://ilovetypography.com/designing-type-systems

“Type Is Art” Interactive Project by J. Rodriguez, http://typophile.com/node/47413, www.typeisart.com

“A Brief Guide to Basic Typography” by D. Ross, www.djr.com/id/sheet.pdf

“Type, Handwriting and Lettering” by G. Briem, http://briem.net

“My Typography Course” by J.F. Porchez, www.typofonderie.com/edu, issuu.com/jfp/typeface-course

“Point Size and the Em Square: Not What People Think” by T. Phinney, www.thomasphinney.com/point-size

“The Em” by C. Highsmith, www.fontbureau.com/blog/the-em

“The Em and Sidebearings” threads, http://typophile.com/wiki/Em, typophile.com/Em, typophile.com/sidebearings

“Corporate Type” by E. Spiekermann, http://typophile.com/corporatetype.pdf

“Designing Type(faces)” by G. Everet, http://george-everet.blog/designing-typefaces

“Against Anti-foundationalism” by E. Earls, www.theapolloprogram.com, typeculture.com/essays/article12.pdf

“New Fonts: A Graphic Designer’s Perspective” by Hoefler and Frere-Jones, www.typography.com/new-fonts

“Preparation for Greek Typeface Design” by G. Leonidas, http://leonidas.org/greek-type-design/preparation

“A Few Things I’ve Learned About Typeface Design” by G. Leonidas, http://ilovetypography.com/few-things-about-typeface-design

“The Next Ten Years” by G. Leonidas, http://leonidas.org/2013/03/12/thenexttenyears

“Lost In Flatlands” by G. Leonidas, www.eyemagazine.com/80/page-layout/leonidas

“Languages, Scripts, and Typefaces” by G. Leonidas, http://leonidas.org/tipografica/no.70

“What Type Taught Me About Music” by R. Finlay, http://eyemagazine.com/blog/what-type-taught-me-about-music

“Design Education, Part I” by P. Biľak, www.typo.cz/en/design-education-part-i-peter-bilak

“Toolspace” by J. Middendorp, http://letterror.com/writing/toolspace

“How To Choose the Right Face for a Beautiful Body” by D. Reynolds, www.smashingmagazine.com/right-face-beautiful-body

“Any Advice You Would Give a Designer Seeking a Career in Typography” thread, www.linkedin.com/group/atypi/id=68791280

“A Typographic Anatomy Lesson” by Y. Peters, http://fontfeed.com/a-typographic-anatomy-lesson

“Haas Unica Research” thread, www.typophile.com/node/18387

“On Kern Type the Kerning Game” by Paul Shaw, http://imprint.com/typography/the-kerning-game, type.method.ac, @facebook

“Kerning Exercise” by R. Giampietro, http://linedandunlined.com/kerning-exercise

“Shape Type Letter Shaping Game” by M. MacKay, http://shape.method.ac

“Contrast & Stress Shaping Game” by D. Ross, http://djr.com/backasswards

The Eyeballing Game (Optical Geometry Test), http://woodgears.ca/eyeball

Bezier (Spline) Curves, cse.unsw.edu.au/splines, math.ubc.ca/bezier, processing.org/bezier

Curve Compensation, http://briem.net/notes/italic/curves

Notan, http://wikipedia.org/notan

Inkscape + Spiro, www.youtube.com/spiro, http://levien.com/spiro

“Using Illustrator to Draw Fonts for Importing Into FontLab” by S. Ármannsson, http://font.is/fontlab-using-illustrator

“Vector Drawing” by J.P. De Gregorio, http://typies.blog/vector-drawing

“Vector Drawing Mistakes” by J.P. De Gregorio, http://typies.blog/vector-drawing-mistakes

“Drawing Ovals and Ellipses With the Compasses” by E.G. Lutz, http://archive.org/what-to-draw-how-lutz, .pdf

“Why Should I Learn To Draw?” quora, http://quora.com/drawing/why-should-I-learn-to-draw

“Reverse Noordzij Cube Demo” by D. Ross, http://vimeo.com/73025354

“Digital Type Primer” by K. Tam, http://keithtam.net/type-primer.pdf

“Drawn to Digital” by E. Berliner, www.vikburian.net/dtd-thesis.pdf

“Oldrich Menhart” by V. Burian, www.vikburian.net/menhart-thesis.pdf

“Why Study Typography”, http://typophile.com/node/29108

“The Real Meaning of Writing” by G. Noordzij, http://letterror.com/noordzij/meaning

“Type Design Philosophy” by M. Majoor, http://martinmajoor.com/my-philosophy, www.typotheque.com/my-type-design-philosophy, scalafont.com

“A Brief History of Sans Serif” by B. Pitoyo, www.brampitoyo.com, vimeo.com/4096919

“A Year of Type Design: Parallel Thinking, Parallel Histories” by B. Mitchell, http://ohbendy.com/parallel-thinking-parallel-histories

“An Introduction to OpenType Substitution Features” by Wenzel and Koeberlin, http://ilovetypography.com/opentype-features

List of Typographic Features, http://wikipedia.org/list-of-typographic-features

“Miscellanea; Important Aspects of Typeface Design” by G. Munch, www.gmunch.com/typomisc

”Type Hunger, Lettering and Type” by E. Lupton, www.printmag.com/article/type-hunger

“TypeEdu” by H. Famira, www.typedu.org

“Type Design FAQ” by J. Puckett, www.dunwichtype.com/faq

“Continuing Studies in Typography” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/ulc/continuing-studies

”Type Design and Typography” at CreativePro, www.creativepro.com/type-design, creativepro.com/typography

Morisawa Type Design Competition 2012, http://competition.morisawa.co.jp/news/result

Italics and Oblique How-To, http://typophile.com/wiki/oblique, briem.net/italic, typophile.com/node/49550

‘S’ design, http://typophile.com/node/13036

”Esszet or ß” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blog/esszett

Text Figures (Numerals), http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/text_figures

OSF Figures – Old Style, Text and Lining, www.fontshop.com/fontfeed/osf-lf-tf

Numbers at Hoefler & Frere-Jones, www.typography.com/numbers/overview.php

“Proportional vs. Tabular Figures” by I. Strizver, www.fonts.com/about/articles/prop.vs.tab-figures

“The Capital Sharp S of the German Government” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/blog/the-capital-sharp-s

Original Drawings for Lexicon by B. de Does, http://butdoesitfloat.com/lexicon-ink, http://dpc.uba.uva.nl/image/lexicon

Font Bureau David Berlow’s Type Specimens, www.fontbureau.com/books/specimens

Dutch Type Library Specimens, www.dutchtypelibrary.nl

City Font Project, www.cityfont.com

Live Pen Calligraphic Drawing Software, http://01-lab.com/livepen

KalliCulator Automatic Calligraphy, www.kalliculator.com; blog-entry

“Typeface Design in Arabic” by T. Nemeth, http://sehstoerung.net/arabic/atypi08-tnemeth.pdf

“Arabic Calligraphy as a Typographic Exercise” by J. Kaestle, ilovetypography.com/arabic-calligraphy, typophile.com/arabic

“The Essential Structure of (Hindi) Letterforms” by S. Rajpurohit, www.indiantypefoundry.com/essential-structure

“Failed Roman A (Latin Script Failure to Reproduce Important Indian Sounds)” by , http://nid.edu/failed-roman-A

Khatt Foundation (Center for Arabic Typography), www.khtt.net

“Phonetikana: English and Japanse Script” by M. Johnson, www.johnsonbanks.co.uk/phonetikana

“Mongolian Script” by J. De Baerdemaeker, http://mongoliantype.com

“Krazy About K” by P. Patton, www.aiga.org/content/krazy-about-k

“An Alphabet Book” by B. Fry, http://acg.media.mit.edu/fry/alphabetbook

“Rhythm in Type Design” by A. Lo Celso, www.pampatype.com/escritos

“Interletrado, Estudio de Los Blancos” by J. Gaitto, www.catedragaitto.com.ar/interletrado.pdf

“Design a Bold From a Regular” http://typophile.com/node/20709

“Ductus and Glyph Identity”, http://typophile.com/node/7740

“Family How-To”, http://typophile.com/wiki/Family_how-to

“Family of Letters” by J. Kennard, www.aiga.org/inspiration/kennard/family-of-letters

“Styles, Weights, Widths; It’s All in The (Type) Family” by Y. Peters, http://fontfeed.com/type-family

“Spacing Essay” by F. de Mello, www.fermello.org/spacing_essay.pdf

“x-Height and Descenders” by J. George, www.creativebeacon.com/x-height-and-descenders

“The Value of Type” by E. van Blokland, http://letterror.com/content/valueoftype

“Call It What It Is” by J. Downer, www.emigre.com/editorial/callitwhat

“Type Is Designed By Real People With Real Feelings” by Y. Peters, www.typographer.org/type&people

“Between Writing & Type: the Stencil Letter” by Y. Peters, www.fontshop.be/stencil

“Alphabet” by T. Girvin, www.girvin.com/spot/alphabet

“Sense & Sensibility” by N. Shinn, http://myfonts.com/blog/sense-sensibility

“Font Design as Software?”, www.typographer.org/2005.11.01_digests

“Development of Sanserif in 20th”, http://keithtam.net/sanserif.pdf

“The Human Side of Sans Serif” by J.D. Berry, www.creativepro.com/story/human-sans

“The Revival of Slab Serif in 20th”, http://keithtam.net/slabserif.pdf

“The Creation of FF Unit Slab” by Y. Peters, http://fontfeed.com/the-creation-of-ff-unit-slab

“Slab Serifs” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/Ulc/42.1.2/slab-serifs

“Pool Tells the Story of the New FF DIN Round” by I. Gabrowitsch, http://fontfeed.com/the-new-ff-din-round

“Development of the New Version of the Dutch Stamp” by P. Bilak, www.postzegelblog.nl/2010/ontwerptrace-zakenpostzegel

Blackletter Resources, www.typeoff.de/blackletter, search, article, review, www.moorstation.org/typoasis/blackletter

“Blackletter Social Aspects” thread, http://typophile.com/node/28919, typophile.com/node/20252

Oketz, An Introduction to Hebrew Type, http://oketz.com, http://typophile.com/oketz

“Women in Type” threads, http://typophile.com/node/29489, 6414, 19397, 18251, a paper, an exhibition

“Where Are the Women in Type Design?” by V. Gerlach, http://typographica.org/verlach/women-in-typedesign

“Why Do We (Still) Use Cyrillic” by A. Vanyashin, http://issuu.com/docs/alexei-vanyashin-cyrillic

“Leipziger Lives Again”, by T. Ahrens, www.graphic-design.com/lapture

“TeX TypeSpec” by S. Moye, www.ctan.org/tex-archive/TypeSpec.pdf

“Five Steps to Better Typography” by M. Boulton, www.markboulton.co.uk/better-typography

“Cycles” Text Font by S. Stone, www.stonetypefoundry.com/cycles

“Unger‘s Workshop at Reading” by A. Cavedoni, http://cavedoni.com/reading/2008/10/unger-workshop

“Collaborative Type Design Workshops Without Computers” by D. Crossland, http://understandingfonts.com

“Notes on Arabic Font Specimen” by K. Luecke, www.kltf.de/arabic-font-specimen

Ornamental Typography at BibliOdyssey, http://bibliodyssey.blog/ornamental-typography

“Why Is It Called Color?” thread, http://typophile.com/node/15326, adobepress.com/articles/color

Typography and Colors, http://oasisgrafx.blog/typography-and-color

Typography and Lettering Pool, www.flickr.com/groups/type/pool

Handwriting, Lettering and Calligraphy Inspiration, www.smashingmagazine.com/lettering-and-calligraphy

“Ode, a Fresh Start for a Broken Script” by M. Wenzel, http://ilovetypography.com/wenzel/ode

“Characters and Identity Manifesto” by A. Segalini, http://ieu.edu.tr/segalini/design/k&k-manifesto.pdf

Joe Churchward’s Work at Te Papa’s Archival, http://collections.tepapa.gov.nz/churchward

Hirschvogel’s Geometria 1543, http://publicdomainreview.org/hirschvogels-geometria

Cyrus Highsmith’s Interview, typographica.org, aiga.org/rebel-without-a-caslon, atlantamagazine.com, myfonts.com/highsmith

“Learning the Craft Through Study and Apprenticeship” by C. Highsmith, http://eyemagazine.com/highsmith

“Turnip Patch Meets Type Technology” by E. Shapiro and D.J. Ross, http://imprint.com/typography/turnip

“Experimental Typography. Whatever That Means” by P. Bilak, www.typotheque.com/articles/experimental-typography

“Do We Need More Fonts?” by C. Highsmith, http://tdc.org/tdc/archives/139

“Torch: Drawing Letters” by T. Brown, http://typedia.com/blog/torch-drawing-letters

“DIY Wooden Wax Seal” by K. Munn, http://ragehaus.com/wax-seal

“Detesto la Calli-grafia” by S. Polano, www.polano.eu

“The Atlantic; Talks Typography” interview with M. Bierut, http://pentagram.blog/bierut

“Graphic Designer vs. Typographer” thread, www.typophile.com/node/15197

“Typography Is a Grid” by A. Froshaug, www.hyphenpress.co.uk/journal/grid

“No, There Are Not Enough Typefaces Already” by C. Highsmith, www.fontbureau.com/blog/not-enough-typefaces, zahar.ru

The Boston Globe Interviews David Berlow, www.boston.com/business/articles/2008/05/25/berlow

“True to Type: Why Letters Are a Labour of Love” by S. Garfield, www.guardian.co.uk/typography/garfield

“Fluid Mechanics: Typography Now” by E. Lupton, http://elupton.com/critic/fluid-mechanics

“Crimes Against Typography” by S. Heller, www.aiga.org/crimes-against-typography

“How to Explain Why Typography Matters” by T. Phinney, www.commarts.com/how-to-explain-typography

“10 Common Typography Mistakes” by B. Hoff, www.thedesigncubicle.com/10-common-typography-mistakes

“About Default Lining Figures and Building Fonts” thread by D. Reynolds, www.facebook.com/reynolds/figures/default

“The Great ‘Cedilla vs Undercomma’ debate” thread, http://typophile.com/node/49347

“Stretching Type; Type Taboo” thread, www.typophile.com/node/34401

“Type Size” by E. Lupton, www.papress.com/thinkingwithtype/size

“What the Font You Choose Says About You” by Bennett and Black, www.newsweek.com/type-choice

“How Much Do I Charge My Client” thread, http://typophile.com/node/clients

“This is the New Typography (and the Typefaces that Make it Work)” by G. Leonidas, http://speakerdeck.com/gerryleonidas

Robert Bringhurst and Arabic Typography, http://winsoft-international.com/robert-bringhurst-arabic-typography

Donald Knuth 3rd Dr. Peter Karow Award, http://adobe.com/type/dr-peter-karow-award, adobe.com/type/dr-donald-e-knuth

Letter as Image, www.letterasimage.com

LetterPlayground, www.letterplayground.com

Daily Drop Cap, http://dailydropcap.com

“Start Off with a Bang” by I. Strizver, www.creativepro.com/typetalk/dropcaps-initials

“Ligatures” by M. Boulton, www.markboulton.co.uk/better-typography/ligatures

“What’s a Ligature, Anyway?” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/blog/whats-a-ligature

“Tweet More Eciently [w/ Ligatures]” by @Typefacts, http://twitter.com/typefacts/ligas, twitter.com/asegalini/ligas

House Letters & Ligatures Exhibition by House Industries, www.houseind.com/show

Type Design Rules-of-Thumb, http://edweb.sdsu.edu/ET650/TypeRules

Fine Typography by Monotype, www.fonts.com/articles/fine-typography

Typester Mapping, http://typophile.com/content/typester

Typographic Education Forum, http://typophile.com/edu/forum

Typeface Design at Reading, www.flickr.com/groups/MAtd, www.reading.ac.uk/type

Typophile Pool, www.flickr.com/groups/typophile/pool

Type Directors Club, www.tdc.org



Type Classification


Typeface Classification Schemes, http://typophile.com/typeface-classification-schemes

Letters Relationship handout, www.as8.it/handouts/relationship-chart.pdf

Typeface Anatomy handout, www.as8.it/handouts/type-classification.pdf

Vox 13 handout, www.as8.it/handouts/vox13-fonts.pdf

ParaType Font Classification, www.paratype.com/help/class

Serif Types Small Chart, www.as8.it/type/serif-types.gif

Classification by E. Lupton, www.papress.com/thinkingwithtype/classification

Classification by K. Woodward, www.redsun.com/type/classification

“Type Classification eBook” by J. Cass, www.justcreativedesign.com/ebook/type-classification

“Periodic Table of Typefaces” by C. Wilde, www.squidspot.com/periodic-table-of-typefaces, behance.net/camwilde

“TDC Top 100 Typefaces” by P. Shaw, www.tdc.org/reviews/typelist

FF The 100 Best Fonts of All Time (Die 100 Besten Schriften), www.100besteschriften.de

“So You Need a Typeface” by J. Hansen, http://julianhansen.com/synat.png

“A Typeface For Reading” by R. Waller, www.robwaller.org/choosing-a-typeface-for-reading.pdf

“Grotesque Classification” thread, http://typophile.com/node/63860

“Elzevir Letter” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blog/elzevir-letter

Modernism wiki, http://typophile.com/wiki/modernism

Illumination wiki, http://typophile.com/wiki/Illumination

The Right Font for the Job, www.fontshop.com/blog/type-selection

Typographic Timeline, www.rsub.com/typographic/timeline, as8.it/handouts/type-timeline.pdf

Design Is History (The Ethos of a Period), www.designishistory.com

Type Terminology by J. Boardley (iLT), Humanist, Old-Style, Transitional, Didone

Typeface Paring i.e. Mixing Type, www.typophile.com/paring, typography.com/paring, as8.it/U&lc/paring, thinkingwithtype.com/mixing

“Cult of the Ugly” by S. Heller, www.typotheque.com/articles/heller

“On Classifying Type” by J. Hoefler, www.emigre.com/mag/issue-42

“Type Connection” Paring Game by A. Seltzer, www.typeconnection.com

“Type Comparisons” by R. Giampietro, http://linedandunlined.com/type-comparisons

“Choosing a Font for Book Design” thread, www.typophile.com/node/39592

   “Font for Multilingual Books” thread, www.typophile.com/node/56615

   “Top Ten Typefaces Used by Book Design Winners” by S. Coles, fontfeed.com/book-design-types



Fonts and Designers


MyFonts, www.myfonts.com; review

FontShop FontFont, www.fontfont.com, www.fontshop.com

Linotype Font Finder, www.linotype.com

Adobe Type Library Classification, www.adobe.com/type/classifications

Font Bureau, www.fontbureau.com

Webfont Service Providers, http://fffo.co.uk

Typekit, http://typekit.com

Fontdeck, http://fontdeck.com

Google Font Directory, wwww.google.com/webfonts, post

Identyfont, www.identifont.com

Foundries List, www.typebase.com/foundries

Linotype Fonts by Themes, www.linotype.com/catalog/themes

Fontscape by Period, www.fontscape.com/period

Typedia, http://typedia.com

Fonts In Use @fontsinuse, http://fontsinuse.com, typecache.com/fonts-in-use

“Font or Typeface” by Y. Peters, http://fontfeed.com/font-or-typeface

“Type Navigator” by J. Middendorp and TwoPoints.net, http://shop.gestalten.com/type-navigator

Global Type Searching For Typefaces, www.global-type.org

TypeSQL Typeface Connection Visualization, www.typesql.com

Type Designers, carleton.ca/devroye/designers, linotype.com/designers, myfonts.com/persons

Typophile Designers List, http://typophile.com/wiki/designers

Luc Devroye Database, carleton.ca/devroye/fonts

Font Identification Guides by M. Yanega, script, serif, sans, foundries

Designers List wiki, http://typophile.com/wiki/designers

FF Skill Set “Advertising and Packaging”, http://fontshop.com/set/advertising-packaging.pdf

FF Skill Set “Editorial and Publishing”, http://fontshop.com/set/editorial-publishing.pdf

FF Skill Set “Corporate and Business”, http://fontshop.com/set/corporate-business.pdf

Stencil Serif Fonts, http://typecache.com/font-clusters/05, typecache.com/font-clusters/06

WLT “We Love Typography” by Boardley and Pätilä, http://welovetypography.com

TDC2 Awards, http://tdc.org/2011, tdc.org/2010, tdc.org/2009

Alternatives to Common Fonts, www.fontshop.com/fontlist/alternatives

Veer Pool, www.flickr.com/groups/veer/pool

PhotoLettering, www.photolettering.com, idsgn.org/introducing-photo-lettering

Meta Serif, http://metaserif.com

Fontshop Gallery, www.fontshop.com/fonts/gallery

FontShop Newsletter Archive, www.fontshop.com/blog/newsletters

MyFonts Newsletter Archives, www.myfonts.com/newsletters

FontShop CS Photoshop Plugin, www.fontshop.com/plugin

“15 Tips To Choose a Good Text Type” by J.P. De Gregorio, http://typies.blog/tips-to-choose-text-type

“TypoMag” by L. Meseguer, http://fontsinuse.com/typomag

“Periodic Table of Typefaces” by C. Wilde, www.squidspot.com/periodic-table-of-typefaces, behance.net/camwilde

“TDC Top 100 Typefaces” by P. Shaw, www.tdc.org/reviews/typelist

The 100 Best Fonts of All Time (Die 100 Besten Schriften), www.100besteschriften.de

Type In Berlin, www.typeinberlin.com

TypeCity, www.veer.com/ideas/typecity

“Typefaces No One Gets Fired for Using” by C. Moll, www.cameronmoll.com/type

“Typefaces For Corporate Design” by Smashing Editorial, www.smashingmagazine.com/type/corporate

“Internet :-) :-( Smilings or Emoticons” by A. Harmon, www.nytimes.com/smilings, designjunction.com/smilings

FF DIN Microsite, http://dinfont.com

“Modern Suite: Figgins and Scoth Roman” by N. Shinn, www.fontshop.com/specimen/modern-suite.pdf, fonts

“Creative Characters” by MyFonts, http://myfonts.com/newsletters, amazon.com/creative-characters

MyFonts “In Your Face”, www.myfonts.com/newsletters/iyf

MyFonts “Rising Stars”, www.myfonts.com/newsletters/rs

Font Squirrel Free Favorites, www.fontsquirrel.com

Source Sans Pro Adobe Open Source, http://google.com/fonts/specimen/source-sans-pro

Legit Free Fonts, http://typophile.com/wiki/free

“Free Fonts Manifesto” by E. Lupton, www.elupton.com/ffm, freefontmanifesto.com

“Free Fonts Are a Myth” by J. Felici, www.creativepro.com/article/free-fonts-are-myth

Pixel Fonts License-Free, www.alvit.de/pixelfonts

Free Quality Fonts List by V. Friedman, www.alvit.de/license-free-fonts, pt.2, pt.3

Free Quality Fonts by J. Buivenga, www.josbuivenga.nl, www.myfonts.com/foundry/exljbris

Free Fonts 2009 Collection, http://creativenerds.co.uk/2009/free-fonts

Entypo Pictograms by D. Bruce, http://entypo.com

Aller for the Danish School of Media and Journalism, www.daltonmaag.com/aller, newsletter

Ubuntu by Dalton Maag Ltd, www.fontsquirrel.com/fonts/ubuntu

“Robert Farrelly on Free Fonts…” thread comment, http://typophile.com/node/51522/comment/311510

Open Font Library, http://openfontlibrary.org

Open Baskerville Project, http://klepas.org/openbaskerville

“Rare Type Specimens” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/rare-type-specimen

“Fonts” by J. Kottke, http://kottke.org/tag/fonts

“Favourite Fonts” by D.J. Ross, 2009

Typographica Favorite Typefaces, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2011

FontShop Best Fonts, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011

MyFonts Best Fonts, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Typefacts Die besten Schriften, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Fontwerk  Die besten Schriften, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012

Veer Staff Picks, 2010

ED Awards, www.europeandesign.org/awards/typefaces/2012

The Next Web Best Typefaces, http://thenextweb.com/best-typefaces/2013

LT Fonts in Focus, www.linotype.com/fontsinfocus

W.A. Dwiggins Collection, http://flickr.com/ebensorkin/dwiggins

Gerrit Noordzij, http://letterror.com/noordzij, flickeflu.com/noordzij, letterror.com/interview

Matthew Carter Receives MacArthur ‘Genius’ Fellowship, www.snd.org/matthew-carter-fellowship

Ken Barber House Industries Interview by Gestalten, http://vimeo.com/33166829

Gerard Unger Interview at Linotype, www.linotype.com/gerard-unger/interview

Cyrus Highsmith Interview at Typecache, http://typecache.com/interviews/cyrus-highssmith

“What Is Your Inspiration” by K. Sowersby, http://klim.co.nz/blog/what-is-your-inspiration

Wim Crouwel, http://vimeo.com/4982894, davidquaydesign.com/gridnik

Jelle Bosma, http://fonts.com/browse/designers/jelle-bosma

Sumner Stone TDC Talk, http://vimeo.com/50347948

Paul Barnes Interview at Typecache, http://typecache.com/interviews/paul-barnes

Typofonderie Font Discoveries, www.typofonderie.com/alphabets/fontdiscoveries

Post Typography ‘Alphabet’ Exhibition, www.posttypography.com/alphabet

“For Electronic Types, a Mark of Distinction” by A. Rawsthorn, www.nytimes.com/arts/moma/electronic-types

“MoMA Acquires Digital Typefaces; What Does That Mean?” by J. Kottke, http://kottke.org/moma-digital-typefaces

“TYPO London 2012 Sketchnotes” by E.-L. Lamm, http://flickr.com/evalottchen/typolondon-notes

Specimenism, http://specimenism.com

Type Specimen Group Pool, www.flickr.com/groups/type-specimen

“Creative Alphabets” by R. Miller, http://reubenmiller.typepad.com

“Creative Alphabets” by L. Frank, http://flavorwire.com/tag/typography

“60 Typefaces For Corporate Design” by V. Friedman, www.smashingmagazine.com/typefaces-for-corporate-design

“Weapons of Mass Seduction and Reduction” posters by M. Giesser, www.behance.net/giesser

“Letterboxes” by J. Mickel, www.thedesignoffice.org/letterboxes, mickeldesign.com/projects/letterbox

Go Font Ur Self, www.gofonturself.com.au

Tropical 1950s Retro Type Inspiration, www.arkivatropika.com

Chromeography Logos and Lettering, http://chromeography.com

Alternatives to Helvetica, http://fontfeed.com/alternatives-to-helvetica

“The Scourge of Arial” by M. Simonson, www.marksimonson.com/notebook/the-scourge-of-arial

“Inclined To Be Dull (on Helvetica)” by M. Majoor, www.eyemagazine.com/article/inclined-to-be-dull

Lucida by C. Bigelow and K. Holmes, www.ascendercorp.com/bigelow-holmes

Arno Pro by R. Slimbach, http://typographica.org/reviews/arno, www.adobe.com/type/arno

Audi Corporate Typeface by P. von der Laan, http://metadesign.com/clients/audi

“Calligraphic Type Design in the Digital Age” by S. Taylor (H. Zapf), http://sfpl.ca/zapfest

“Memories of Adrian Frutiger” by M. Comte, www.mstudiostalk.com/memories-of-frutiger

“Frutiger Talk” by M. Simonson, www.marksimonson.com/notebook/frutigertalk, marksimonson.com/assets/frutigertalk.pdf

“Ken Barber Interview” by T. Wilkins, www.typetheory.com/ken-barber

“Our Favorite Fonts” http://typographi.com/000969.php

“The Logos of Web 2.0” by S. Coles, www.fontshop.com/fontfeed/web2.0

“Familiar Faces” by A. Haley, www.unc.edu/FamiliarFaces

“A Few Good Fonts” by E. Lupton, www.papress.com/thinkingwithtype

“Reasons to Choose a Particular Typeface For a Project” by M. Bierut, www.designobserver.com

“Tips for Choosing the Best Webfonts” by J. Cranford, www.creativepro.com/choosing-webfonts

“Mistakes in Typography Grate the Purists” by A. Rawsthorn, www.nytimes.com/rawsthorn/type/howlers

“Font/Typeface Terms Survey Results” by T. Phinney, www.thomasphinney.com/font-terms-survey-results

Fonts in Use, delicious/in-use/organic, typophile.com/in-use, underware.nl/in-use, typotheque.com/in-use, typetide/in-use

The Week In Type by ILT, http://ilovetypography.com/the-week-in-type

Characters Required by Languages, www.myfonts.com/Language

Omniglot Resources, www.omniglot.com/writing



History


“To Write Without a Pen” by A. Byrom, www.andrewbyrom.com/essay

“Lecture on History of Printed Letters” by Lupton and Faden, http://thinkingwithtype/history-notes

“Lecture on History of the Alphabet” by J. Ross, www.papress.com/judy-ross.pdf

Printing & Typesetting History, http://youtube.com/computerphile/printing-history

History of Western Typography, http://wikipedia.org/history-of-western-typography

Movable Type, http://wikipedia.org/movable-type

Gutenberg Johannes, www.rightreading.com/printing, typolexikon.de/gutenberg, B42.jpg, 1455-64.wav

Gutenberg’s Bible, www.bl.uk/treasures/gutenberg

“Gutenberg and The Social Media Revolution” by R. Stacy, http://richardstacy.com/gutenberg-and-the-social-media-revolution

“The Gutenberg Press” by S. Fry, www.dontpressme.com/video/gutenberg

“Mike Parker’s Story of Type: Gutenberg” by M. Parker, www.fontbureau.com/blog/parker-type-history

“The Liber Chronicarum (Nuremberg Chronicles) 1493” by A. Koberger, http://cbl.ie/collection/creation-of-eve

“The Art and Tradition of Typography” by G. Hitchcock, http://msdn.com/fontblog/art-and-tradition-of-typography, .pdf

“The Hypnerotomachia Poliphili” by F. Colonna and A. Manutius, http://codex99.com/typography/poliphili

“De Evangelica Praeparatione: Nicholas Jenson and the Humanist Letter” @Codex99, http://codex99.com/typography/jenson

William Caxton, http://wikipedia.org/william-caxton

Romain du Roi, http://jacques-andre.fr/truchet, papress.com/grandjean, identifont.com/grandjean, nytimes.com/arts/grandjean

Morris Online Edition, http://morrisedition.lib.uiowa.edu

Prof. Mosley’s Typefoundry blog, http://typefoundry.blogspot.com

Codex 99 Archive, http://codex99.com/archive

Linotype Typography Manual, http://archive.org/manual-of-linotype

“Garamond or Garamont?” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blog/garamond-or-garamont, www.garamond.culture.fr

“Eric Gill’s R: the Italian Connection” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blog/eric-gills-italian-connection

“Stealing Sheep” by J. Santa Maria, http://jasonsantamaria.com/articles/stealing-sheep

“Letters Lost, A Didactic Elegy (Greek, Phoenician and Roman Developments)“ by S. Stone, www.stonetypefoundry.com/letterslost 

“Il Carattere da Stampa e sua Evoluzione Stilistico-Progettuale” by A. Marconi, www.stampatipografica.it

“Rare Type Specimens” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/rare-type-specimen

“Good Book on the History of Typography” thread, http://typophile.com/node/45919

“Teaching Typography” thread, http://typophile.com/node/45731

“The Evolution of Type” by M. Brandt, www.mediumbold.com/thinking/type

“Type History” by J.F. Porchez, www.typofonderie.com/typehistory

“A Constructed Roman Alphabet” by J. Hughes, www.codex99.com/typography/constructed-roman-alphabet

Type Design 1470—1840, www.designhistory.org/typemilestones

Typographic Timeline, www.rsub.com/typographic/timeline, as8.it/handouts/type-timeline.pdf

“History of Type” by L. Devroye, http://carleton.ca/luc/history

“History of Canadian Type Design” by N. Fabian, www.webcom.net/fabian/history

“Face the Nation” (Type Design and National Identity) curated by C. Eliason, www.stthomas.edu/facethenation

“La stampa è mobile… qual piuma al vento?” by G. Coraglia, www.metaprintart.info/cultura-grafica/la-stampa-e-mobile

Talk Typography at Wikipedia, http://wikipedia.org/talk/typography

Macro-Typography by J.B. Piggin, www.piggin.net/contents

“Print Culture 101: A Cheat Sheet and Syllabus” by C.W. Anderson, www.theatlantic.com/science/print-culture-101-syllabus

Overviews of Printing Types by D. Rose, www.fiveroses.org/bibliography

Hamilton Wood Type Museum, www.woodtype.org

“The Art of Wood Type” by G. Ruffa, www.theartofwoodtype.com

“Mechanicals for American Wood Type: 1828-1900” by B. Kiel, www.flickr.com/benkiel/woodtype

“Assembling the Billing Block (Movie Posters)” by B. Schott, http://nytimes.com/design/ben-schott/movies/billing-blocks

“Wood Bonnet Antique No.7” by A. Seidel, http://font.me/woodbonnet

“A Concise History of The Printed Book in The Nederlands” by P.G. Hoftijzer, www.bibliopolis.nl/proto

U&lc Back Issues to be Made Available” by A. Haley, http://blog.fonts.com/ulc-back-issues

“The True Story of Helvetica and the New York City Subway” by P. Shaw, www.aiga.org/helvetica-nyc, helveticasubway.com

“The Origin of the Term Kerning” by I. Strizver, www.creativepro.com/blog/typetalk/kern

“The Origin of the Sans Serif and Helvetica’s Plagiarism” by M. Majoor, www.eyemagazine.com/#63/majoor

“Times New Roman History” by M. Parker, www.ft.com/alas/times-new-roman, www.typeradio.org/parker

“Women On Keyboard: When the Lead Is Tinged With Pink” by G. Coraglia, www.metaprintart.info/cultura-grafica/donne-in-tastiera

Beatrice Warde, http://wikipedia.org/beatrice-warde, stbride.org/conference/tcgc2002/beatrice-warde

Edu-chart by E. Bloemsma, www.typophile.com/forums/edu-chart

The Joy of Letraset, http://bbc.co.uk/blogs/the-joy-of-letraset

“Rub-down (Letraset) Revolution” by J. Lamacraft, http://eyemagazine.com/articles/rub-down-revolution, post

Woodtyper, http://woodtyper.com

Woodward’s Redsun Resources, www.redsun.com/type

Doug Wilson, www.onpaperwings.com

Arabic Typography, www.arabictypography.com

Basque (Euskara) by T. Arsaut, http://backspace.com/notes/euskara

History of Devanagari Letterform Design in India, www.designinindia.net/history/writing, @facebook

Counterspace, www.counterspace.us/typography

ABC, http://abc.planet-typography.com

Sereno Editore, www.serenoeditore.com/font

Matthew Carter Explains How He Came to Design His First Wood Type, http://blog.eyemagazine.com/woodtype/carter

“Type as Shape”, by A. Kator, www.atpm.com/10.01/design

“History of History” by P. Biľak, www.typotheque.com/articles/history-of-history

“Phaestos Disk. The First Moveable Type?” by Parachute, http://upscaletypography.com

“Introduction to Letterpress Printing” by D. Rose, www.fiveroses.org

“Letterpress” by A. Fewster, http://thejunket.org/issue-eight/letterpress

“Hot Metal” by L. Kaehler, www.global-type.org/hot-metal

“When Wood Trumped Metal: An Interview with Bill Moran” by S. Heller, www.aiga.org/hamilton-wood-type-museum

Cabaret Typographie Workshop, http://cabarettypographie.tumblr.com

Letterpress by G. Bignell, http://typophile.com/node/45233

“Little Book of Letterpress” by C. Rivers, http://typoretum.co.uk/little-book-of-letterpress

Bella Figura Letterpress Invitations, www.bellafigura.com/letterpress

“Bodoni, Manuale Tipografico (1818)” by TASCHEN, www.taschen.com/catalogue/bodoni/manuale-tipografico

“The Materials of Typefounding” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blog/2006/01/materials

“How Hand Compositors Justified Lines” by P. Luna, www.lunascafe.org/how-hand-compositors-justified-lines

“Preserving Ancient Wisdom with Age-Old Printing Techniques” by J.D. Berry, creativepro.com/preserving-techniques

“Taiwan Craftsman Seeks to Save Printing Heritage” by D. Jou, www.google.com/ap/article/art/jou

“The Ampersand (&)” by M. Caflisch et al., adobe.com/type/&, typography.com/&, flickr.com/&, typowiki/&, webdepot.com/&, bdif.com/&

“Cursive Writing Is Fading Skill, But so What?” by T. Breen, www.ajc.com/news/nation-world/cursive-writing

“Fewer States Are Doing the Write Thing When It Comes to Cursive” by Brinkerhoff and Broder, www.allgov.com/controversies

“Is Handwriting Analysis Legit Science?” by C. Adams, www.straightdope.com/handwriting-analysis-legit-science

“Computer Off, Pencil Up: Course Helps Kids Get a Grip on Writing” by K. Stanley, www.washingtonpost.com/edu/computer-pencil-course

Zaner-Bloser Handwriting Samples, www.zaner-bloser.com/educator/handwriting/samples

“Letters and Bars” by R. Espinoza, http://re-type.com/notaweblog/letters-and-bars

“L.A. Graffiti On Screen and In Print” by I. Lynam, http://pingmag.jp/los-angeles-graffiti-on-screen-and-in-print

“Tangible Typography” by B. Whited, http://blog.8thlight.com/tangible-typography

“Let Them Eat Comic Sans: Typographic Aristocracy and Democratization” by N. Sherman, http://myfonts.blog/sherman, fontshop.com/duper

The Cary Graphic Arts Collection, http://wally.rit.edu/cary/library

WNY Book Arts Center Letterpress, http://bflobookarts.blog, publicbroadcasting.net/buffalo/kryszak

“Legacy of Letters” by P. Shaw, www.legacyofletters.com

Textism by D. Allen, www.textism.com/textfaces

“An Alphabet of History (1905)” by Nesbit and Young, http://archive.org/abc-of-history, publicdomainreview.org/abc-of-history

“The Meanings of Type” by S. Heller, www.eyemagazine.com/issue50

“Adventures in Kerning” by J. Hoefler, www.typography.com/blog/kerning

“The Typographic Modern” by R. Giampietro, http://linedandunlined.com/010504

“Great British Printers” by C. Archer, www.uktype.com/british/prints

“Great British Type Designers Stamps Concept” by D. Scott, http://pinterest.com/british-type-stamps

“Elzevir Letter” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blog/elzevir-letter

“Dutch Type” by J. Middendorp, http://books.google.com/middendorp

Dutch Government Corporate Typeface Rijksoverheid, www.designworkplan.com/rijksoverheid, farhill.nl/rijksoverheid

“Reviving Caslon, Pt.1 and Pt.2” by W. Berkson, www.fontbureau.com/berkson/reviving-caslon

“The Art of Founding Type” by J. Downer, www.emigre.com/editorial/the-art-of-founding-type

“Scotch Roman” by J. Mosley, http://typefoundry.blogspot.com/scotch-roman

“Old English, a Query” by J. Mosley, http://re-type.com/notaweblog/comment/old-english

“Proto-neoclassical Roman” by J. Hudson, http://typophile.com/node/53112

“Jan Tschichold: A Titan of Typography” by R. Hollis, www.guardian.co.uk/design/tschichold

“The Fell Types” by I. Marini, http://iginomarini.com/fell/history

“Printers Guide to Europe” by C. Archer, www.uktype.com/printers-guide-to-europe

Historic Typefaces by Walden Font Co., www.waldenfont.com

1923 ATF Specimen Book, http://sevanti-letterpress.com/1923-atf-specimen-book, archive.org/1923-atf-specimen-book

Woody Allen’s Typography, http://kitblog.com/2007/12/woody_allen

“San Serriffe” by B. Sans, http://strangemaps.com/sanseriffe.jpg, @guardian, @wikipedia, @museumofhoaxes

“Face the Nation: National Identity and Modern Type Design 1900-1960” by C. Eliason, www.stthomas.edu/facethenation

“Beyond Typographic Hierarchy and Into the Art of Typography” by D. Whitbread, http://education.agda.com.au/art-of-typography

20th Century Type Designers handout, www.as8.it/20th-century-type-designers.pdf

Computer History, www.computerhistory.org, www.youtube.com/computerhistory

IBM Composer Pavilion (DTP Before the Computer), http://ibmcomposer.org/joomla

Incunabula, Dawn of Western Printing, www.ndl.go.jp/incunabula

Istitut d’Histoire du Livre bibliography, http://ihl.enssib.fr

Berlin Museum of Letters, www.core77.com/berlin-museum-of-letters

Briar Press Letterpress Community, www.briarpress.org/register

Rencontres Internationales de Lure, www.rencontresdelure.org

Historical Type and Lettering Pool, www.flickr.com/groups/T&L/pool



Copyright, IP and Licensing


EEULAA.ORG, www.eeulaa.org

End User License Agreement (EULA), http://typophile.com/wiki/EULA, fontlab.wikidev.net/EULA

EULA Chart, http://typophile.com/wiki/eula-chart

“Why Typefaces Proliferate Without Copyright Protection” by B. Fry, http://ssrn.com/abstracts, jthtl.org/articles/fry.pdf

Typeface As Program: Interview with Erik Spiekermann” by J. Lehni, http://docs.google.com/ecal/lehni/writings

“Thoughts on Web Licensing” thread, http://typophile.com/node/78077

“Cory Doctorow On Copyright and Piracy” by Laughland and Bennett, www.guardian.co.uk/internet/piracy/cory-doctorow

“Why Copyright Needs to Change” by P. Le Dieu, www.dolectures.co.uk/why-copyright-needs-to-change

“Why Google Web Fonts Aren’t Really Open Source” by M. Butterick, www.typographyforlawyers.com/google-web-fonts

“Source Sans Pro: Adobe’s First Open Source Type Family” by P. Hunt, http://blogs.adobe.com/type/source-sans-pro

“Font Distribution and Marketing: foundry, reseller, solo” by S. Coles, http://typographica.org/taking-your-fonts-to-market

“Library Subscriptions: The Future of Fonts? Shall We Sing or Cry?” by S. Coles, http://typographica.org/library-subscriptions

ATypI Five Basic Rules for Buying Fonts, http://atypi.org/fonts-and-fairness

TypeRight, www.typeright.org

Font Designer’s Rights Coalition, www.fdrc.org

Font Embedding, www.fontembedding.com

Adobe Type Licensing Information, www.adobe.com/type/legal

SIL Open Font License, http://scripts.sil.org/OFL

The Anonymous License, http://pastehtml.com

Creative Commons (cc), http://creativecommons.org/licenses



Paleography


Dedicated Linkography, www.as8.it/edu/calligraphy



Calligraphy


Dedicated Bibliography, www.as8.it/edu/calligraphy



Information Design


Dedicated Linkography, www.as8.it/edu/info-design



Font Browsers


Ergonis PopChar (Mac, PC), www.ergonis.com/products/popchar

Unicode Font Info (Mac), http://pixel.recoil.org

Morrison FontVista 2.1 (Mac), www.thepowerxchange.com/product/fontvista

Lemke FontBook 4.4 (Mac), www.lemkesoft.com/fontbook

Dreystone Font Safari 1.0 (Mac), http://dreystone.com/fontsafari

Neuber Typograf 4.8 (PC), http://neuber.com/typograph

MyFontbook (online), www.myfontbook.com

Typetester by M. Dugonjić (online), http://typetester.maratz.com

Wordmark It by F. Özkaramanlı (online), http://wordmark.it

Font Path Viewer by D. Sayers (online), http://iotic.com/spell

Fount Javascript Webfont Identifier (online), http://fount.com, javascript

VFB QuickLook Plugin, http://schriftgestaltung.de/tools/vfb-quicklook

Web Font Specimen, http://webfontspecimen.com

FontShop CS Photoshop (plugin), www.fontshop.com/plugin

FontBook (iPad & IPhone), www.fontbook.com

Typography Insight (iPad), www.typeinsight.org

Elementar Bitmap Font System (iPad), www.typotheque.com/app/elementar

Photolettering (mobile), http://itunes.apple.com/app/photolettering

FontShop Plug-In (Photoshop), www.fontshop.com/plugin

FontGazer Plug-In (InDesign), www.fontgazer.com



Font Management


Insider FontAgent (Mac), http://fontagent.com

Linotype FontExplorer (Mac, PC), www.fontexplorerx.com

Extensis Suitcase (Mac, PC), www.extensis.com, extensis.com/best-practices-font-managing-guide

FontShop FontCase (Mac), www.fontshop.com/products/fontcase, blogpost

High-Logic MainType 1.1 (PC), www.high-logic.com/maintype

AMP Font Viewer (PC), www.ampsoft.net/fontviewer

Proxima FontExpert (PC), www.proximasoftware.com/fontexpert

X-Fonter (PC), www.blacksunsoftware.com/xfonter

Morrison FontDoctor 7.1 (Mac), http://morrisonsoftdesign.com/fontdoctor

CreativeTechs Font Managers reviews, www.creativetechs.com/tips/font-management

“Font Managment” by J. Sacks, www.digital-web.com/articles/better-font-management

“Font Asset Managment and Workflow” thread, www.creativepro.com/topic/fonts/management-workflow



Font Editors


RoboFont, http://robofont.com

FontLab, Fontographer, AsiaFont (Mac, PC), www.fontlab.com

FontForge (Mac, PC, Linux), http://fontforge.org

Font Remix Tools, http://remix-tools.com

RoboFab, http://robofab.com; “RoboFab Basics” by B. Kiel, typographica.org/robofab

   Superpolator, http://superpolator.com

   Robothon, http://eyemagazine.com/robothon, typographica.org/robothon

MetricsMachine and Prepolator, http://tools.typesupply.com

DrawBot, http://drawbot.com

Autopsy Visual Font Auditing, www.yanone.de/typedesign/autopsy

AFDKO (Adobe Font Development Kit for OpenType), typophile.com/afdko, adobe.com/afdko, thomasphinney.com/afdko

DTL FontTools, www.fonttools.org

iKern Tool for Autospacing and Autokerning, http://ikern.com

“Font Remix Tools” by T. Ahrens, www.remix-tools.com

“Interpolation Theory” by L. de Groot, www.lucasfonts.com/interpolation-theory, typophile.com/node/39376

“Meek Typographic Synthesizer” by Meek and Müller, http://meekfm.org

YourFonts Handwriting, www.yourfonts.com

Glyphs (Mac), http://glyphsapp.com, github.com/schriftgestalt/scripts

FontStruct, introduction, review, fontstruct.com

“Font Software Timeline” by P. Amado, http://pedamado.com/timeline-software-fontes



Technical Support


Unicode, www.unicode.org/versions

Unicode Character Code Charts, www.unicode.org/charts, unicodecharacter.com/motivation, unicode.org/history, unicode.org/releases

Unicode Character Search, www.fileformat.info/unicode/char/search

Pan-European WGL Character Set, www.ascendercorp.com/multilingual/WGL, WGL-character-set.pdf, microsoft.com/WGL4

ASCII (American Standard for Information Interchange), http://wikipedia.org/ascii

HTML ASCII Codes, www.lookuptables.com

Graphemica, http://graphemica.com

“The Concept of the Font” by Acharya, http://acharya.in/fonts/concept

Kerning Text, www.as8.it/type/basic-kerning-text

“The Three-Letter Approach to Kerning” by I. Strizver, www.creativepro.com/blog/three-letter-approach-kerning

iKern Tool for Autospacing and Autokerning, http://ikern.com

Make Kern File InDesign Script, http://schriftgestaltung.de/tools/makekernfile

Letter Frequency Meter, www.typotheque.com/type-utilities/lettermeter

TypeIt Online Diacritics Keyboard, www.typeit.org

Qwerty Keyboard Layout, www.as8.it/type/qwerty-keyboard-layout

How To Change Keyboard Layout in Windows, http://support.microsoft.com/keyboard

Windows Keyboard Layouts, http://msdn.microsoft.com/goglobal/keyboards

“OpenType Font Production” by K. Luecke, www.kltf.de/resources

OpenType Unfolded, http://typography.com/ask-hfj/opentype, dziemborowicz.com/ligatures-in-word, bit.ly/OT-Word2010 

Village—OpenType Kerning, http://vllg.com/OpenType-kerning

“Font Family Naming in FontLab” by A. Twardoch, http://forum.fontlab.com/font-family-naming

“Font Naming & OT Production” by K. Luecke, http://kltf.de/kltf-ot-production

FitText Web Plugin, http://fittextjs.com

How To Take a Screenshot, http://take-a-screenshot.org

How to Install Fonts, www.linotype.com/howtoinstallfonts.html

“Managing Fonts on OSX” by Estensis, http://extensis.com/fonts/best-practices-guide.pdf

⌘C⌘V, http://copypastecharacter.com

Character Palette in Leopard, http://textism.com/char-palette-leopard

Using Fonts with OSX, 10.3 Panther; 10.4 Tiger

MacOSX Fonts List, 10.3 Panther; 10.4 Tiger

Standard Windows Fonts, www.autoitscript.com/appendix/fonts, kayskreations.net/fonts

Matrix of Fonts Bundled with Mac and Windows OSs, MS Office and Adobe CS, http://webtypography.net/fontmatrix

Arabic Fonts for Mac, www.smi.uib.no/arabic-fonts

“Get Typographically Correct Text from Word (.doc)” by I. Strizver, www.creativepro.com/text-from-word

PDF Standards, www.planetpdf.com/standards

Certified PDF, www.certifiedpdf.net

Fiery VUE Printing by EFI, www.efi.com/fieryvue

“TrueType & PostScript Type 1: What’s the Difference?" by T.W. Phinney, www.truetype-typography.com/ttvst1

Standard 35 PostScript Fonts Built Into PostScript Printers, www.ep.ph.bham.ac.uk/.ps-fonts

Win Central and East European Fonts and Keyboard Drivers, http://aatseel.org/wineelatin

“WPF Microsoft Font Selection Model” by Leonov and Brown, blogs.msdn.com/text/wpf.pdf

AIGA Use of Fonts, www.aiga.org/resources/aiga-fonts.pdf, eight-golden-rules.pdf

Adobe Products, www.adobe.com/products, adobe.com/exchange, adobe.com/brilliant, adobe.com/creativesuite

   Adobe Support, www.adobe.com/support

   Acrobat, www.adobe.com/support/acrobat, adobe.com/products/acrobat, adobe.com/products/reader

   Acrobat X Essential Training, www.lynda.com/adobe/acrobat-x/tutorials

   InDesign Help Resource Centre, http://helpx.adobe.com/indesign

Applications, http://typophile.com/wiki/design_applications

OS X Features and Shortcuts, http://appstorm.net/os-x/features-and-shortcuts, noupe.com/tools/shortcuts

Media Training UK Courses, www.mediatraining.ltd.uk/courses

Ergonomics Human Centered Design, http://ergo.human.cornell.edu

Designer’s Toolkit, www.precisedtk.com

DTP Tools, www.dtptools.com

DTP File Release Checklist, http://ieu.edu.tr/asegalini/design/dtp-checklist

Quite PDF Editing Plug-ins, www.quite.com

Quite Imposing Guide, www.as8.it/book/support/quite-imposing_guide.pdf, introduction.pdf

CometDocs Free Online File Converter, www.cometdocs.com

Zamrar Online File Converter, www.zamzar.com

Fileminx Online File Converter, www.fileminx.com

PDF to Word Converter, www.pdftoword.com

Online epub PDF Converter, http://ebook.online-convert.com

Varnishing, www.printingdirect.com/information/varnishing

Permament Press Filter, www.misterretro.com, typophile.com/permanent-press

Image Resolution, http://wikipedia.org/image-resolution

Nitro PDF Editor (Windows), www.nitropdf.com

PrimoPDF Browser Plugin, www.primopdf.com

Shubert PDF Browser Plugin, www.schubert-it.com/pluginpdf

Shubert Word Browser Plugin, www.schubert-it.com/pluginword

PostScript Print Driver (P .pdf), www.adobe.com/support/postscript-driver-Mac; Windows

MyFonts International Typography, www.myfonts.com/International

List of Typographic Features, http://wikipedia.org/list-of-typographic-features

OpenType User Guide for Adobe Fonts, www.adobe.com/type/OTGuide.pdf

OpenType Feature Support in Applications, www.typotheque.com/fonts/opentype_feature_support

“OpenType Stylistic Sets” thread, http://typophile.com/node/55586

“OpenType Glossary” by J.F. Porchez, www.typofonderie.com/technical/opentype

“Webfonts Support” by L. de Groot, www.lucasfonts.com/support/webfonts

Compatibility Tables for Features in HTML5, CSS3, SVG, etc., http://caniuse.com/font-linking

“Automatic Page Numbering” by I. Strizver, www.fonts.com/fyti/auto-page-numbering

“Fraction Fever” by T. Leming, http://talleming.com/fraction-fever

“Rich Black vs. Plain Black” by D. van Holten, www.printernational.org/rich-black-plain-black

“InDesign Black Output on PDF Export” thread, http://typophile.com/node/31345

InDesign Tabs and Nested Styles Tutorial, http://blog.fontshop.com/using-type-tabs-nested-styles

+0.25% .js Type Sizer InDesign Palette by van Blokland and Ford, http://letterror.com/tools/indesign/0-25, colinmfordkabk.com/+25%

“Multiple Character Styles Script” by T. Silkjaer, http://indesigning.net/multiple-character-styles-script

“Good Designers Redesign, Great Designers Realign” by C. Moll, www.alistapart.com/articles/redesignrealign, web-skills.pdf

InDesign Scripts by T. Silkjaer, http://indesigning.net/indesign-scripts

Rutgers Guidelines by C. Hedrick, www.nbcs.rutgers.edu/hedrick/typography

Ergonis Typinator, www.ergonis.com/typinator

Proportionbar by W. Adams, http://verizon.net/william-adams; proportionbar-PC.zip, proportionbar-Mac.sit

“How to Use Angled Guidelines in FontLab” by J. Buivenga, www.youtube.com/exlibris/fontlab

FontLab Keyboard Shortcuts, http://benkiel.com/typedesign/fontlabkeys.pdf

Diacritics Project by F. Blažek, http://diacritics.typo.cz

“On Diacritics” by D. Březina, http://ilovetypography.com/on-diacritics, rosettatype.com/on-diacritics

“Problems of Diacritic Design” by V. Gaultney, www.sil.org/gaultney/diacritic-design.pdf, principles

“Diacritics for Small Caps” thread, http://typophile.com/node/47369, typophile.com/node/29469

“Cedilla vs Undercomma Debate” thread, http://typophile.com/node/49347

“Good Tilde Design” by M. Stuckwisch, http://mateo.elahorcado.net

“Ð/ð and Þ/þ; The Icelandic Language” by A. Kandal, www.antonkandal.com/writing/the-past, webcitation.org/kandal

The Language of Šekspīrs (on EU Diacritics), www.economist.com/node/8103055

“The Quote-like on the Keyboard” by Peterson and Hallmundur, designobserver.com/", ministryoftype.co.uk/"

Ten Typographic Mistakes Everyone Makes, www.recedinghairline.co.uk/10-type-mistakes

“Workhorse” definition, http://typophile.com/wiki/workhorse

Font Language Coverage, http://typophile.com/node/34854

Languages Supported by Latin-1 Encoding (ISO 8859-1), http://wikipedia.org/wiki/ISO8859-1, typophile.com/node/40054

ISO 8859-1 (Latin-1) Character List, www.cs.tut.fi/jkorpela, utoronto.ca/ISO/table, scriptsource.org/coverage/ISO-latin 

The ISO 8859 Alphabet Soup, www.unicodecharacter.com/charsets/ISO8859

“World-Ready Composer in Adobe CS4” by T. Phinney, www.thomasphinney.com/adobe-world-ready-composer

“Typographic Bilingualism: the coexistence of Chinese and English texts” by K. Tam, http://keithtam.net

“A Descriptive Framework for Chinese–English Bilingual Typography” by K. Tam, http://academia.edu/paper/framework-chinese-english

“Chinese Character Identification” by K. Lunde, http://typophile.com/node/51022

Japanese Kerning (“Metrics Roman Only”), http://typophile.com/node/51574

“African Language Support” thread, http://typophile.com/node/49307

Hebrew Typography Group at Typophile, http://typophile.com/node/47967

“Arabic-Latin Combinations (Multi Language Fonts)” thread, http://typophile.com/node/53183

“Multilingual Text” by K. Mansour, www.worldwareconference.com/synopses/mansour

“Typography For Lawyers” thread, http://typophile.com/node/49288

“Bank Statement and Invoice Design” thread, http://typophile.com/node/53192

“Politic and Type” thread, http://typophile.com/node/18519

Language Characters Required Samples, www.askgroup.co.uk/publish

“Gentium – a Typeface For the Nations” by V. Gaultney, http://scripts.sil.org/gentium

“Representing IPA phonetics in ASCII” by E. Kirshenbaum, www.hpl.hp.com/ascii-ipa.pdf

Phonetic Fonts, www.linguistics.ucla.edu/fonts

Omniglot Tower of Babel, www.omniglot.com/babel

SIL, Computers and Writing Systems, http://scripts.sil.org

ScriptSource, http://scriptsource.org



Technical Writing


“Typography Checklist” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/Ulc/typography-checklist

“Tech: Book Design” by D. McMurrey, www.io.com/~hcexres/textbook/bookdesign

“The Print Clock: A Method for Dating Early Books and Prints” by S.B. Hedges, http://archive.org/printclock

“The Keyboard: A Tool Kit” by M. Kisman, www.icograda.org/kisman

“Information Design Is Typography” by O. Reichenstein, www.informationarchitects.jp/id

“How (Not) to Write Like a Designer” by Core77, www.core77.com/writing, sva.edu/caplan-theoretical.pdf

“Designer As Publisher” by R. Kinross, www.hyphenpress.co.uk/journal/designer-as-publisher

“Prolegomena to Library Classification” by S.R. Ranganathan, www.miskatonic.org/library/prolegomena

“Advice to Autors On Preparing a Manuscript” by Taylor and Francis, www.tandf.co.uk/journals/authors.pdf

“Thinking Outside the Inbox” by A. Cooper, www.cooper.com/journal/inbox, bitliteracy.com

“Three Typefaces for Mathematics” by D. Rhatigan, www.typeculture.com/essays/rhatigan

“From Font Designer to FontLab Studio” by A. Twardoch, www.font.to/downloads/FLS5MagTypo14.pdf

“The Evolution of Composition Technology” by A. Frutiger, http://ibmcomposer.org/docs/frutiger, facebook.com/compugraphic

“Two Spaces After a Period: Why You Should Never, Ever Do It.” by F. Manjoo, www.slate.com/writing/space-invaders

“To Double-Space or Not to Double-Space…” by J. Felici, www.creativepro.com/double-space-or-not-double-space

“Do Typefaces Really Matter?” by BBC, www.bbc.co.uk/magazine/typefaces-matter

“Koran and Unicode a Calligraphy-Typography Conflict” by T. Milo, www.decotype.com/publications/koran-and-unicode.pdf

“Timepiece Rounded OpenType Clock” by Inostudio, http://timepiece.inostudio.de

“Text Messaging SMS Turns 20” by J. O'Mahony, www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/mobile/how-SMS-changed-the-world

JTHTL Journal on Telecommunication and High Technology Law, www.jthtl.org

Bloomerang Terminal Screen wiki, http://wikipedia.org/bloomberg-terminal

Diagram of an Offset Press, http://oakknoll.com/harris-offset-press

Proofreaders’ Marks, www.as8.it/type/proofreaders_marks.pdf

247 Web Usability Guidelines, www.userfocus.co.uk/resources/guidelines

File Format Info, www.fileformat.info, www.fileinfo.com

PNG (Portable Network Graphics) format, www.w3.org/graphics/PNG, www.andreas.com/faq-gif-png

PDF/X, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PDF/X

XMP Extensible Metadata Platform, http://adobe.com/products/xmp

“DPI for Dummies: Images on Mobile Devices”, by C. Cohen, http://alaress.com.au/developing-for-high-dpi-devices

“Should I Subset Fonts When Making a PDF?” by E. Bruno, http://desktoppub.com/pdf/subsetfonts.htm

“Navigating Today's Signs“ by M. Hora, www.aiga.org/navigating-today-signs

“Symbol Signs” by AIGA, www.aiga.org/content/symbol-signs, www.aiga.org/thank-you-for-not-smoking

“Logotype Guide” by K. Woodward, www.redsun.com/type/logotype

“PhD in Small Caps” thread, http://typophile.com/node/33815

“Rivers of White” definition, http://wikipedia.org/rivers-of-white

“Index, Pointing Hand/Fist or Manicule” , http://wikipedia.org/index-typography

“What’s a Ligature, Anyway?” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/blog/whats-a-ligature

“Typesetting Mysteries Demystified” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/Ulc/fyti/typesetting-mysteries

“God (or Devil) in the Details: Text Typography” by K. Tam, http://invisibledesigns.com/text-typography

“Screenplay Typography Project” by K. Tam, http://invisibledesigns.com/screenplay-typography-project

Review of Adobe InDesign CS2, www.creativepro.com/review-adobe-indesign-cs2

“Origin of Music Notation (Music Theory)“ by B. Blood, www.dolmetsch.com/theory, manuscript-paper, theory-index

“Default Systems in Graphic Design” by Giampietro and VanderLans, http://linedandunlined.com/default-systems-in-graphic-design

“Xerox Scientist Finds Meaning in How Documents are Presented” by B. McKee, www.xerox.com/capturing-document

“Open Source Architecture Manifesto” by C. Ratti, http://dezeen.com/open-source-architecture-manifesto

LCM/GCF Least Common Multiple, http://wikipedia.org/least-common-multiple, www.math.com/lcm/gcf

Exponent (Power), www.math10.com//algebra/exponent

Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions, http://wikipedia.org/wiki/S/MIME

ISO Standard Paper Sizes, www.cl.cam.ac.uk/iso-paper, as8.it/letter-A4, papersizes.org, wikipedia.org/ISO216

Foundations of :

  Design and Print Production, www.adobe.com/education/visualdesign

  Web Design, www.adobe.com/education/digitaldesign

  Video Design and Production, www.adobe.com/education/video

“New to DTP” thread, http://typophile.com/node/50336

Acrobat Printing Guide, http://adobe.com/acrobat/printing-guide.pdf

Office of the Yale University Printer, www.yale.edu/university-printer

“Dictionary Design Bibliography” thread, http://typophile.com/node/53246

History of Dictionaries, http://a-z-dictionaries.com/history, indstate.edu/research/dictionary/datelist, newyorker.com/fact-lepore

“The Art of Details” by B. Warren, http://cognition.happycog.com/article/the-art-of-details

“Glossary of Internet and Web Jargon” by UC Berkeley, www.lib.berkeley.edu/internet/glossary 

“Logo, Bullshit & Co., Inc.” by O. Reichstein, http://ia.net/blog/logo-bullshit-co-inc

HTML5, www.w3.org/HTML5

Paperist, http://paperi.st

Metafont Computer Language, http://wikipedia.org/metafont

WordPress Tips and Tricks, www.wpbeginner.com/tutorials/tips

Web Design Resources at ScrunchUp, http://scrunchup.com/resources

“Responsive Web Design Guidelines” by Smashing Editorial, www.smashingmagazine.com/responsive-web-design

“Microtypography, Designing the mnew Collins Dictionaries” by P. Bilak, www.typotheque.com/collins-dictionaries, italian

“MacOS X Üzerinde Türkçe Yazım (İmlâ) Denetimi” by M. Bakunin, http://turkmac.com/turkce-yazim-denetimi

“Grammar of Comic-book Typography” by N. Piekos, blambot.com/grammar, typophile.com/comics

“Kerning Features in QuarkXPress and InDesign” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/Ulc/fyti/kerning-features

“Word, Quark or InDesign; It’s Assumed You Care About Design…” by D. Williams, http://typophile.com/node/20298

“About Digital Comics” by Y. Bigerel, deviantart.com/about-digital-comics

The Euro '€' Symbol, myfonts.com/character/euro, fontshop.com/fontmag/euro, carleton.ca/euro, wikipedia.org; euro.png

International SignWriting Alphabet (ISWA 2010), www.signbank.org/iswa

“Beta-testing Type: Print Proofing” thread, http://typophile.com/node/53254

QR-Code (Quick Response Code) wiki, http://wikipedia.org/QR-code, qr-code-generator.kaywa.com

” End-of-transmission symbol, http://fileformat.info/unicode/char/2404

“Bar Coding” by J. Rongitsch, resources.com/bar-coding, wikipedia.org/barcode, universal-product-code

“Default UI” by F. Özkaramanlı, http://defaultui.com

“Chartwell Infographic Font” by T. Kochel, www.tktype.com/chartwell, personalreport.it/chartwell

Machine Tags for Type, http://typedia.com/blog/post/machine-tags-for-type

Editorially (Collaborative Writing), http://editorially.com



Font Formats


“About Font Formats” by D. Maag, www.daltonmaag.com/about/fontformats

“Font Formats” by A. Segalini, www.as8.it/type/font-formats.pdf

Font Formats Overview by Adobe, www.adobe.com/type/formats

Multiple Master Fonts, wikipedia.org/MM, youtube.com/MM, typophile.com/MM, developer.apple.com

“Font Rasterization: the State of the Art” by R.D. Hersch, http://diwww.epfl.ch/frsa.pdf

“The Death of The Pixel Font” by Z. Fernando, http://labs.zeh.com.br

“Best FL TrueType Export Setting” thread, http://typophile.com/node/55255

Typotheque OpenType Online Font Tester, http://www.typotheque.com/font-tester

Bitmap, www.gskinner.com/fonts/flex, http://typophile.com/node/32614, raster-12-2048

True Type, http://typophile.com/node/13679

OpenType, http://typophile.com/node/12420

The OpenType Font File Structure, www.microsoft.com/typography/otspec/otff

“OpenType Glossary” by J.F. Porchez, www.typofonderie.com/technical/opentype

“Type Rendering: Font Outlines and File Formats” by T. brown, http://typekit.com/font-outlines-and-file-formats

“TrueType Versus Postscript”, http://typophile.com/node/16695

WOFF, http://wikipedia.org/web-open-font-format, w3.or/proposal, w3.org/fonts/working-group

Language Coverage, http://typophile.com/node/34854



Hinting


TrueType Hinting by Microsoft, www.microsoft.com/typography/TrueTypeHinting

Hinting at Typowiki, http://typophile.com/node/13964

Hinting at MyFonts, www.myfonts.com/activity/hinting

AAT Font Quality Specification , http://developer.apple.com/textfonts/TTQualSpec

“Basic Hinting Philosophies and TrueType Instructions” by V. Connare, www.microsoft.com/typography/hinting

“TrueType Hinting and Font Rendering” by T. Rickner, www.fontslive.com/blog/truetype-hinting-quality

“TrueType Hinting” by T. Penney, www.truetype-typography.com/tthints

“Hinting TT OpenType Fonts” thread, http://typophile.com/node/31317

“Font Rendering” by M. Duggan, www.windowsfordevices.com

“Autohinting in FontLab Studio” by A. Twardoch, http://docs.google.com/twardoch/autohinting

“To Autohint, or NOT to Autohint” thread, http://typophile.com/node/15436

“Of Hinting and Tables” by B. Maag, http://design.canonical.com/of-hinting-and-tables

“The Raster Tragedy at Low Resolution” by B. Stamm, www.microsoft.com/type/tools, beatstamm.com/raster, typophile.com/raster

“Hinting in FontLab and Fontographer” by N. Fabian, http://web.archive.org/~nfhome/hinting

“How To Make TrueType Hints Less Boring” by F. Grießhammer, http://vimeo.com/38352194

“It’s Not Just Fonts” by B. Hill, http://msdn.microsoft.com/endbracket

“Lo-Res Design History” by Z. Licko, www.emigre.com/lo-res

“How To Set Hint Replacement Correctly” thread, http://typophile.com/node/29166

“Software Developer, the Pleasant Monospace” thread, http://typophile.com/node/29761

“Source Code Pro Adobe Open Source Monospaced” by P. Hunt: https://github.com/adobe/source-code-pro

“Monospacing: Pitch Design Information” by K. Sowersby, http://klim.co.nz/blog/pitch-design-information

“Hints, Good or Bad” thread, http://typophile.com/node/31448

“When Is the Better Time to Hint” thread, http://typophile.com/node/15812

“CorelDraw-FontLab Problem” thread, http://typophile.com/node/15458

“Hinting and Metrics Problem” thread, http://typophile.com/node/40669

“Hinting and the Printing” thread, http://typophile.com/node/39237

“Different Kinds of Hinting” by P. Biľak, http://typotheque.com/hinting, typotheque.com/different-kinds-of-hinting

“Hebrew & ttfautohint” by O. Livni, http://orisomething.com/ttfautohint

“Font Hinting and the Future of Responsive Typography” by N. Sherman, http://alistapart.com/font-hinting-responsive-typography



Legibility


Legibility vs. Readability, www.graphic-design.com/type/legibility-vs-readability

Science of Word Recognition, www.microsoft.com/typography/word-recognition

“Physiology of Reading (Minuscule Project)” by T. Huot-Marchand, www.256tm.com/minuscule

“What Is the Most Important OS” by B. Hill, http://microsoft.com/the-most-important-os, commarts.com/columns/ilyin

“The Magic of Reading” by B. Hill, www.billhillsite.com/osprey.doc, poynterextra.org/osprey.doc, microsoft.com/billhill

Adobe “Taking It In”, www.adobe.com/archive/taking-it-in.pdf

“Deconstruction” by Lupton and Miller, www.designwritingresearch.org/science

“Bouma as Bounded Map”, http://typophile.com/node/15432, wikipedia.org/bouma

“Large vs. Small Type Sizes”, http://typophile.com/node/28764

“Does a Large x-Height Make Fonts More Legible?” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/x-height-and-legibility, typophile.com/node/31427

“Gestural Exercises: Excursions into the Visual Cortex and Design” by P. Enneson, www.enneson.com/eitvc-script.pdf, slides.pdf

“If it’s Hard to Read, it’s Hard to Do” by Song and Schwarz, http://umich.edu/norbert-schwarz.pdf, typophile.com/node/46304

“Hygiene of Reading” by E. Lupton, http://typotheque.com/articles/the-science-of-typography

“Text Treatment and the User Interface” by T. Komischke, www.uxmatters.com/komischke

The Neural Basis of Reading, http://nbr.physiol.ox.ac.uk

“The Evolution of the Human Eye” by S.D. Pitman, www.detectingdesign.com/humaneye, müller-cells.jpg

“An Essay Towards a New Theory of Vision” by G. Berkeley, http://www.gutenberg.org/etext/4722

“The Psychology and Pedagogy of Reading” by E.B. Huey (1908), www.thoemmes.com/psychology/wozniak

“The Aesthetic of Reading” by Larson and Picard, http://media.mit.edu/reading/larson-picard.pdf

“Features for Identification of Uppercase and Lowercase Letters” by D. Fiset, http://umontreal.ca/fiset/psychscience.pdf

“Impaired Visibility Typeface Test Report” by S. Egger, www.iiid.net/insafety/ivt-report.pdf

Reading Online Text, http://psychology.wichita.edu/whitespace

Why People Don’t Read Online, www.acm.org/ubiquity/article

“The Effects of Onscreen Typeface Personality” by R. Hazlett, www.chi2008.org/hazlettr.pdf

“Perception of Fonts: Personality Traits and Uses” by Shaikh et al., http://psychology.wichita.edu/fonts

“Emotion and Attention in Cortical Responses to Written Words” by Bayer et al., http://plosone.org/research/reading, .pdf

“Guidelines for the Label and Package Leaflet of Medicinal Products for Human Use”, europa.eu/pharmaceuticals.pdf

“Designing Effective Medicine Labels for Hong Kong Citizens” by Kwok and Tam, www.slideshare.net/infodesignlab/idl-medicine-label

“Letter Case and Text Legibility in Normal and Low Vision” by Arditi and Cho, www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/legibility

“Easy to Read, Easy to Do” by Song and Schwarz, www.typophile.com/node/51158, listserv.heanet.ie/typo-L/12392

“How To Train Yourself To Speed Read” by C. Dobrin, www.mindflash.com/blog/speed-read

“Does a Large x-height Make Fonts More Legible?” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/blog/x-height-and-legibility

“A Rant on Typography and Spacing” by B. Gardner, http://briangardner.com/typography-spacing

Rate of Reading Test, www.essex.ac.uk/psychology/overlays

“Character Spacing as Defining Factor for Legibility” by D. Pelli et al., http://fontfeed.com/nyu-legibility

“Good Legibility Tests For Typefaces” thread, typophile.com/node/41365

-“Il1 Test” http://filepicker.io/legibility/Il1-test

“A Typeface For Reading” by R. Waller, www.robwaller.org/choosing-a-typeface-for-reading.pdf

Flesch Readability Index, http://wikipedia.org/flesch-kincaid-test

“The Visual Nuclei Hypothesis” threads, typophile.com/node/4829, snopes.com/apocrypha, languagehat.com, bisso.com

“Which Are More Legible: Serif or Sans?” by A. Poole, http://alexpoole.info/sans-vs-serif, threads

“The Science (and Feeling) Behind Fonts” by M. Cho, http://ooomf.com/the-science-behind-fonts, ycombinator.com/the-next-web/font

Progetto-EXP, www.progetto-exp.org

“Designing the Ultimate Wayfinding Typeface” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/ultimate-wayfinding-typeface, myfonts.com/wayfinding-sans, .pdf

Clearview Highway Typeface, http://mutcd.fhwa.dot.gov/clearfont, typographica.org/clearview, nytimes.com/clearview, blogpost

“Reading and Driving” by V. Hanlon, www.cmaj.ca/casestudy

“British Motorway Signage System” by Kinneir and Calvert, www.designmuseum.org/britain/signage

Max Kerning, the Man (Not the Idiot), www.maxkerning.com

Typography for Children, www.fonts.com/typography-for-children

Graffiti Comic Strip by P. Selby, http://bigeyedeer.blog/graffiti; comments

“Typeface for a School Book” thread, http://typophile.com/node/52058

“ADD and Words per Line (Design for Attention)” by L. Powell, typophile.com/node/49883

Type-Syntactic (poetry: layout to read slow) by J.B. Piggin, www.as8.it/handouts/type-syntactic.pdf

“Balancing Typeface Legibility and Economy” by V. Gaultney, www.sil.org/gaultney/balancing.pdf, principles

“Stat Type Family Development” by J. Kožuh, www.stat-type.com, stat-type.com/sharacterset/stat.pdf

“It’s All Down to How Fast You React” by J. Petre, www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/petre

“Fonts and Authority Perception” thread, http://typophile.com/node/58433

“On Reading With a Theme” by M. Brown, http://aworkinglibrary.com/reading-with-a-theme; aworkinglibrary.com/book

“On the Typography of Flight-Deck Documentation” by A. Degani (1992), www.nasa.gov/isd/adegani/flight-deck.pdf

“Voters Annoyed by Hard-to-Read Ballots” by M. Grynbaum, www.nytimes.com/new-york-city-voters-annoyed-by-hard-to-read-ballots

“On Dowding’s ‘Finer Points of the Spacing and Arrangement of Type’thread, www.facebook.com/profile686525364/feed

“Do Readers of Chinese Get Dyslexia in the Same Way English Reading People Do?” www.quora.com/chinese-english-dyslexia

Read Regular, www.readregular.com

“Grover” by S. Castle, www.sallycastle.co.uk/grover

“Letter Misrecognition for General, Children, Dyslexic, Visually Impaired and Ageing Readers” by T. Bohm, http://baselinemagazine.com/issue/61

Mencap by FontSmith, www.microsoft.com/typography/mencap, typophile.com/node/44143, press

“Georgia Pro and Verdana Pro” by M. Carter, http://georgiaverdana.com, fontbureau.com/georgia-verdana, linotype.com/georgia-verdana

“Avería, The Average Font” by D. Sayers, http://iotic.com/averia

Alphabetic Letter Similarity Matrices, http://obereed.net/mueller2004.pdf

Gaze Movement and Focal Points, http://people.mit.edu/fredo/GazeMovement.pdf

Eye Movement References, www.readingplus.com/eye-movement-references.pdf

AdeLE Eye Tracking Prototype, www.iicm.edu/cguetl/papers/AdeLE-05.pdf

“Eye Tracking (Gaze Paths) Are Strongly Influenced By Given Instructions” by S. Weinschenk, www.whatmakesthemclick.net

“How Much the Eye Tells the Brain” at E. Tufte, www.edwardtufte.com/eye&brain, tinyurl.com/e&b.pdf

Design To Read Resources, www.designtoread.com/resources

Letter Identification, http://typophile.com/wiki/letter-identification



Screen Web Typography


“The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web” by R. Rutter, http://webtypography.net/toc

“Web Typography Sucks” by Rutter and Boulton, http://webtypography.net/sxsw2007

“Layout” at A List Apart, www.alistapart.com/topics/design/layout

“Digital Is Not an Excuse for Bad Typography” by R. Fink, www.alistapart.com/articles/the-look-that-says-book

“Typography Is Important” by V. Vasinov, www.techmic.com/magazine/issue-1/typography-is-important

“Tim Brown on More Perfect Typography” by Y. Peters, http://fontfeed.com/tim-brown, vimeo.com/tim-brown

“More Meaningful Typography” by T. Brown, www.alistapart.com/articles/more-meaningful-typography

“On Web Typography’ by J. Santa Maria, www.alistapart.com/articles/on-web-typography

“Nice Web Type” by T. Brown, http://nicewebtype.com, http://nicewebtype.tumblr.com, makingnicewebtype.tumblr.com

“A Look Into Better Typography for Modern Websites” by J. Rocheleau, www.hongkiat.com/typography-for-modern-websites

“Pixel-fitting” by D. Curtis, http://dcurt.is/pixel-fitting

“Molten Leading (or, Fluid Line-Height), by T. Brown, http://nicewebtype.com/notes/responsive/fluid-line-height, demos

“Fluid Grids, Orientation & Resolution Independence” by M. hurrell, http://blog.responsivenews.co.uk/hurellpost/13925578846

“Art Direction and Design” by D. Mall, www.alistapart.com/art-direction-and-design

“Bringing Responsiveness to Apps” by O. Reichenstein, http://informationarchitects.net/bringing-responsiveness-to-apps

“Responsive Typography is a Physical Discipline […]” by N. Sherman, http://alistapart.com/responsive-typography-physical-discipline

Typeplate Web Typography Starter, http://typeplate.com

Aloha Editor, http://aloha-editor.com

WordPress, http://wordpress.org, wpshower.com/themes

SASS Syntactically Awesome Stylesheet, http://sass-lang.com

Responsive Measure jQuery Plugin for Responsive Typography, http://jbrewer.github.com/responsive-measure

Stacey Lightweight Content Management System, http://staceyapp.com

Writer for iPad, www.informationarchitects.jp/writer-for-ipad

Flash Player v.10 Text Engine, http://typophile.com/node/45368

Web 2.0 Howto Design Style Guide, www.webdesignfromscratch.com/web-2.0-design-style-guide

W3C Specification: Fonts, www.w3.org/CSS2/fonts

WOFF by WebFonts Working Group, http://wikipedia.org/web-open-font-format, w3.org/fonts/working-group

Java 2 Platform SE 5.0 Class Font, http://oracle.com/docs/api/java/font

CSS Font Stacks Roundup, http://nicewebtype.com/notes/css-font-stacks

Fount Javascript Webfont Identifier (online), http://fount.com, javascript

“.webfont Proposal by Leming and van Blokland, http://talleming.com/web-fonts; proposal, post, metadata, foundries

“Revised Web Fonts Proposal” thread, http://typophile.com/node/59489

“Getting the Hang of Web Typography” edited by M. Müller, http://smashingmagazine.com/ebook/06/typography

“Introduction to The Web Standards Curriculum” by C. Mills, http://dev.opera.com/articles/web-standards-curriculum

“Characteristics of Type on the Web (WSG3)” by Lynch and Horton, www.webstyleguide.com/typography/characteristics-of-web

“Type Rendering: Review, and Fonts That Render Well” by T. Brown, http://typekit.com/type-rendering

“Type Rendering: Font Outlines and File Formats” by T. brown, http://typekit.com/font-outlines-and-file-formats

“A New Decisive Step Towards More Typographic Diversity on the Web” by Y. Peters, http://fontfeed.com/web-diversity

“Setting Type for (UI) User Interfaces” by B. Whited, http://blog.typekit.com/setting-type-for-user-interfaces

“Books That Are Never Done Being Written” by N. Carr, http://online.wsj.com/nicholas-carr/digital-texts

Webfontday Conferences by TGM, http://webfontday.de

Typotheque Web Font Service, www.typotheque.com/webfonts/multilingual, principle

“The Different Faces of Type (Hinting, Raster and Platforms)” by K. Lueke, http://kltf.de/notes-raster

“Material Honesty on the Web” by K. Goldman, http://alistapart.com/material-honesty-on-the-web

Scroll Magazine, http://scrollmagazine.com

Hot To Improve Web Typography, www.webdesignerdepot.com/improve-web-typography

Redability Tool for Web Browsers, www.readability.com, arc90.com, javascript, vimeo.com/arc90

ClearType, www.microsoft.com/typography/cleartype, ascenderfonts.com/cleartype, poynter.org/cleartype; fonts-preview

Crisp Text for Google Chrome, http://tinyurl.com/crisptext

MS Nina, Verdana and Tahoma Compared, www.microsoft.com/typography/nina, ascenderfonts.com/nina

Jeffrey Zeldman Web Design Manifesto, www.zeldman.com/2012/web-design-manifesto

247 Web Usability Guidelines, www.userfocus.co.uk/resources/guidelines

“Windows Vista Fonts Compared to Typical Web Fonts” C. Montoya, www.christianmontoya.com/web-fonts-comparing.pdf

“Enhancements to Georgia and Verdana Typeface Families” by B. Davis, www.ascendercorp.com/pr/2009-09-08

“Georgia Pro and Verdana Pro” by M. Carter, www.linotype.com/georgia-pro-verdana-pro

“The Best Online Reading Experience” by S.D. Quinn, www.poynter.org/msfonts/online-reading

“Web Style Guide” by Lynch and Horton, www.webstyleguide.com

“Information Design Is Typography (Web Design Is 95% Typography)” by O. Reichenstein, www.informationarchitects.jp

“Guide To Web Typography” by J. Boardley (iLT), http://ilovetypography.com/a-guide-to-web-typography

“Font Metrics and Vertical Space in CSS” by T. Brown, http://typekit.com/font-metrics-and-vertical-space-in-css

“Inspirational Typography in Web Design” at Pattern Tap, http://patterntap.com

“Writing Style for Print vs. Web” by J. Nielsen, www.useit.com/alertbox/print-vs-online-content

“Baseline Framework” by ProjectUrbain, http://baselinecss.com

“Setting Type on the Web to a Baseline Grid” by W. Miner, www.alistapart.com/setting-type-on-the-web

“Typography On the Web” thread, http://typophile.com/node/29622

“The Typography-out Approach In the World of Browser-based Web Design” by E.J. Stocks, http://elliotjaystocks.co/webtype

“BBC World Service Language Websites: User Experience and Typography” by K. Çanlıoğlu, www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/ux

“What Makes Someone Leave a Website?” by J. Brockmeier, www.readwriteweb.com/cloud/rockmeier/donts

“The Ultimate Usability Resource Roundup Posts” by J. Creech, www.intuitionhq.com/blog/usability-roundup

“The Hazy Future of Web Typography” by C. Foresman, http://arstechnica.com/2009/state-of-web-type

“Unreadable” by J. Clark, http://scrollmagazine.com/no.1/unreadable, aworkinglibrary.com/unreadable

“Readable Web” by R. Fink, http://readableweb.com

“Markup & Style Authorship” by T. Brown, http://nicewebtype.com/x/38

“Perfectly-sized Web Graphics” by M. Golding, illustrator.blog/perfectly-sized-web-graphics

“Pixel Proliferation Toolset” by Punchcut, http://punchcut.com/toolset/managing-screen-resolutions

“Moving From Print To Screen” by J. Clark, www.alistapart.com/articles/unwebbable, readableweb.com/print-to-screen

“The Web Leaders Hate Typography (But Not For Long)” by S. Godin, http://sethgodin.blog/the-web-hates-typography

“Hypenation Arrives in Firefox and Safari” by Fontdeck, http://blog.fontdeck.com/post/9037028497/hyphens

“Bibliotype, Longform Base Typography for Tablets” by Craig Mod, http://craigmod.com/bibliotype/demo

“Wordlings in a Web 2.0 World” by C. Lee, http://firstmonday.org/lee/wordlings

“Golden Age of Type Blogs” at Eye, http://blog.eyemagazine.com/type-blogs

“Type Study: An Example of Lettering.js” by T. Walton, http://blog.typekit.com/an-example-of-lettering-js

“Stricking Web Sites With Font Stacks That Inspire” by V. Vivian, www.inspirationbit.com/font-stacks

“Harboiled Web Design” by A. Clarke, http://fivesimplesteps.com/books/hardboiled-web-design

“How People with Disabilities Use the Web” by W3C, www.w3.org/WAI/intro/people-use-web

“Controlling Web Typography” by T. Walton, www.slideshare.net/trentwalton/controlling-web-typography

“Typographica Redesign” by T. Brown, http://typesites.com/typographica

“In Defense of Readers” by M. Brown, www.alistapart.com/in-defense-of-readers, aworkinglibrary.com

“Fuck the Foundries” by M. Pilgrim, http://diveintomark.org/fuck-the-foundries

“Thoughts on Web Licensing” thread, http://typophile.com/node/78077

“iPad: Kids, Brand Expression and Archetypes” by T. Girvin, www.girvin.com/blog/ipad

“iPad Apps for Typography Fans” by M. Garcia, http://garciamedia.com/articles/ipad-apps/typography

“iPad Blows Kindle Out of the Water” by B. Hill, http://billhill.blog/2010/09/ipad-blows-kindle

“The iPad's Screen Under the Microscope” by L. Mathis, http://ignorethecode.net/blog/ipad-screen-microscope

“Panel Discussion About the Design of E-Books” with P. van Blokland, http://networkcultures.org/unboundbook/2012/03/24

“Unbound [eBook] Pages” by J.D. Berry, http://the-magazine.org/13/unbound-pages, typophile.com/node/101797

“About Those Vector Icons” by K. Grouchnikov @kirillcool: www.pushing-pixels.org/about-those-vector-icons

“Perspective in Icon Design” by V. Tran, www.iconeden.com/blog/perspective

“Robin Nicholas, Creator of Arial, Comments on Web Fonts” by P. Serrão, www.typeforyou.org/robin-nicholas

“Web Fonts At TypeCon 09/10” summaries, www.facebook.com/note/web-fonts, @readableweb, @ilovetypography, @flickr

“Web Fonts” by D. Berlow, www.fontbureau.com/blog/category/webfonts

“Screen Fonts: An Abbr. Hist.” by D. Berlow, www.fontbureau.com/blog/screen-fonts-an-abbr-hist

“Webfonts Support” by L. de Groot, www.lucasfonts.com/support/webfonts

“The Changing Typography of the Web” D. Netburn, http://latimes.com/2010/changing-typography-of-the-web

Azuro” by Seifert Kutilek: http://fontfeed.com/azuro-a-new-typeface-for-reading-on-screens

“Design for a Target Experience First” by N. Ford, http://artequalswork.com/target-first

“DPI for Dummies: Images on Mobile Devices”, by C. Cohen, http://alaress.com.au/developing-for-high-dpi-devices

“CSS Font-Feature-Settings OpenType Demo” by R. Rutter, http://clagnut.com/sandbox/css

Punctuator RSS Feeds and Punctuation Marks by K. Çanlıoğlu, http://kutlux.co.uk/punctuator

FitText Web Plugin, http://fittextjs.com

Webfont Service Providers, http://fffo.co.uk

Web Fonts Awards, www.webfontawards.com

@font-face, www.font-face.com, screenshot, caniuse.com/font-linking

“The Essential Guide to @font-face” by J. Johnson, http://sixrevisions.com/css/font-face-guide

Typekit, http://typekit.com, blog.typekit.com/specimens, blog.typekit.com/font-metrics-in-css

Adobe Partners With Typekit, http://blogs.adobe.com/2010/08/adobe-web-fonts, blog.typekit.com/typekit-and-adobe

Fonts.com Web Fonts Tutorial, http://webfonts.fonts.com

Google Font Directory, wwww.google.com/webfonts, post

Ubunto Font Family and Website Guidelines, http://font.ubuntu.com, canonical.com/toolkit/web/guides

Typecast for Monotype Imagine, http://blog.fonts.com/typecast, typecast.com/monotype-acquires-design-by-front, businesswire.com/typecast

Mozilla Open Source Font, http://pic.twitter.com/fontshop/web

ScreenSmart H&FJ Webfonts, http://typography.com/screensmart

Fontshop on Web Fonts, www.fontshop.com/blog/webfonts, fontshop.com/webfonts-userguide.pdf, fontfonter.com

Fontdeck, http://fontdeck.com, clearleft.com

Webtype, www.webtype.com, @facebook

“An Overview of Web Font Services” by S. Egger, http://sprungmarker.de/webfont-services



The Grid


Grid (Page Layout) definition, http://wikipedia.org/page-layout/grid

“Grid Principles” by E. Lupton, www.thinkingwithtype.com/contents/grid

“The Golden Section Family” by M. Reynolds, www.markareynolds.com

Golden Ratio, phi, wikipedia.org/golden-ratio, wikipedia.org/phi, typophile.com/node/44943

“Golden Section Illustration” by I. Gulkov, http://flickr.com/golden-section.gif

“About Grid Systems” by D. Colley, www.typographicdesign4e.com/lecture/colley

“Typography Is a Grid” by A. Froshaug, www.hyphenpress.co.uk/journal/grid

The Art of The Grid, www.artofthegrid.com

The Grid System, www.thegridsystem.org, www.aisleone.net, yearofthesheep.com, baselinecss.com

Modular Scale by T. Brown, http://modularscale.com

Cedvel by F. Özkaramanlı, http://cedvel.com

“Making Grids in Illustrator” by S. Ármannsson, http://font.is/making-grids-in-illustrator

“Myths and Misconceptions About Grid Systems” by A. Carusone, www.aisleone.net/myths-about-grid-systems

“Villard Diagram, Dividing a Segment In n Parts” by D. Capo, www.danielecapo.com/villard-diagram

“Baseline Grid in InDesign” thread, typophile.com/node/32509, typophile.com/node/47265

“Baseline Grid Example” by K. Tam, http://keithtam.net/baseline-grid.pdf

“Grids Are Good” by M. Boulton, www.subtraction.com/grids-are-good.pdf

“Simple Steps to Designing Grid Systems” by M. Boulton, www.markboulton.co.uk/journal/designing-grids

“Grids as Interfaces” by C. van den Heuvel, www.analogousspaces.com/grids-interface.pdf

“Designing & Thinking with Grids” by B Sitek, http://uxdesign.com/article/layout/grids

“The Vignelli Canon” by M. Vignelli, www.vignelli.com/bookmagazine/canon, containerlist.org/vignelli

“Grid Systems” by S. Ármannsson, http://font.is/category/grid-systems

The Greatest Manhattan Grid, http://archleague.org/the-greatest-grid-call-for-ideas

Hashgrid Tool, http://hashgrid.com

Sketch Sheets for Web Designers, http://sneakpeekit.com

“jQuery Masonry” by D. DeSandro, http://desandro.com/resources/jquery-masonry, jquery.com

“Moleskine Templates” by R. Graves, www.rodgraves.com/design/moleskine-templates

Paper Browser, www.raincreativelab.com/paperbrowser

“Pixel Proliferation Toolset” by Punchcut, http://punchcut.com/toolset/managing-screen-resolutions

“Establishing Your Grid In Photoshop” by S. Schoeffel, www.smashingmagazine.com/grid-in-photoshop

Sketching, Wireframing and Note-Taking Templates, www.smashingmagazine.com/sketching-templates

“Grids For Sketching” by B. Martineau, http://benmartineau.com/grids-for-sketching

“iAd Wireframe Stencils” by S. Boms, www.scottboms.com/iad-wireframing-stencils

“Can the Grid Really Be Broken” thread, typophile.com/node/51578



Book Design


“On Book Design” by R. Hendel, www.itcfonts.com/ulc/bookreview/bookdesign/hendel

“Book Typography” by Mitchell and Wightman, www.oakknoll.com/ISBN/0948021667

“Text Principles” by E. Lupton, www.thinkingwithtype.com/contents/text

“Explorations in Typography” by de Bartolo and Spiekermann, http://explorationsintypography.com

“The Dire State of Book Typography” thread, www.typophile.com/node/44943

Tips for Top Type, www.creativepro.com/story/type-tips, www.fonts.com/type-tips

Canons of Page Construction, http://wikipedia.org/canons-of-page-construction

“The Golden Section Family” by M. Reynolds, www.markareynolds.com

Golden Ratio, phi, wikipedia.org/golden-ratio, wikipedia.org/phi, typophile.com/node/44943

“Golden Section Illustration” by I. Gulkov, http://flickr.com/golden-section.gif

“Book Design Pt.1” by J.D. Berry, www.creativepro.com/article/dot-font-design-in-a-bind

“Book Design Pt.2” by J.D. Berry, www.creativepro.com/article/dot-font-book-design

“When Books Are Designed To Be Read” by P. Shaw, www.salon.com/exhibition/swiss-book-design

“Incremental Leading” by M. Boulton, www.markboulton.co.uk/journal/incremental-leading

“Typesetting Tables at 24ways” by M. Boulton, http://24ways.org/2007/typesetting-tables

“Type That Keeps the Beat” thread, www.37signals.com/posts/type-that-keeps-the-beat

“Break Up Big Blocks Text” thread, typophile.com/node/44134

Typeface Paring i.e. Mixing Type, www.typophile.com/paring, typography.com/paring, as8.it/U&lc/paring, thinkingwithtype.com/mixing

“Type Connection” Paring Game by A. Seltzer, www.typeconnection.com

“Choosing a Font for Book Design” thread, www.typophile.com/node/39592

   “Font for Multilingual Books” thread, www.typophile.com/node/56615

   “Top Ten Typefaces Used by Book Design Winners” by S. Coles, fontfeed.com/book-design-types

“Paragraph Rules” by Y. Peters, www.fontshop.be/paragraph-rules

“An Interview with Jim Felici” by F. Romano, www.adobepress.com/interviews/felici/typesetting

“Designers Discuss InDesign Typography Tips” by P. Cady, www.gdc.net/indesign_typography

“Kerning Features in QuarkXPress and InDesign” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/Ulc/fyti/kerning-features

“Justification Advice in InDesign” thread, typophile.com/node/31259

“2 1/2 lc Alphabets; 75 to 80 Characters per Line” by W. Berkson, typophile.com/node/18382

“Choose a Comfortable Measure (Line Lenght)” by R. Bringhurst, http://jbrewer.com/responsive-measure, facebook.com/IEUGD350/posts

“Consistent Correlation Between Book Page and Type Area” by J. Tschichold, learning.uk/tschichd

“Typesetting Mysteries Demystified” by I. Strizver, www.itcfonts.com/Ulc/fyti/typesetting-mysteries

“Book Interior Design” by D. Margulis, http://dmargulis.com/interiordesign

Recto and Verso, http://wikipedia.org/recto-and-verso

“Balancing Typeface Legibility and Economy” by V. Gaultney, www.sil.org/gaultney/balancing.pdf, principles

Edward Tufte - “Ask E.T.”, www.edwardtufte.com/board/ask-e.t.

“The Power of a Limited Palette” by C. Bickford-Smith, www.the99percent.com/articles/coralie-bickford

“Book Art & History” by C. Knops, www.xs4all.nl/knops/bookarts

“Roycroft’s Journey” by E. Carter (Dædalus, Virginia), http://blog.typeslashcode.com/roycrofts-journey

“How to Write a Book Proposal” by E. Lupton, www.elupton.com/book/proposal

“Oddest Book Titles” by A. Flood, www.guardian.co.uk/books/oddest-title

“Word Spacing in InDesign” thread, typophile.com/node/50298, typophile.com/node/51618

“Digital Is Not an Excuse for Bad Typography” by R. Fink, www.alistapart.com/articles/the-look-that-says-book

“Islands of Thought in Macrotypography (Linespaces vs. Indents)” by N. Ford, http://artequalswork.com/posts/islands-of-thought

MA Book Design University of Reading, www.reading.ac.uk/typography/taught/bookdesign

Joe Kral's Book Collection, www.flickr.com/joekral

The Designer’s Review of Books, www.designersreviewofbooks.com, @apolaine

Old-Timey Paperback Book Covers, www.flickr.com/groups/paperbacks

Book Covers Blog by C. Papasadero, http://covers.fwis.com

NYTimes Book Design Review, http://nytimesbooks.blogspot.com

Book Covers by David Pearson Design, www.davidpearsondesign.com

Brian Dettmer Book Art, http://briandettmer.com

Octavo Editions, www.octavo.com/editions

Pagehand Word Processor, http://pagehand.com

Book Scanner ScanRobot by Treventus Mechatronics, www.treventus.com

Books About Watermarks by Oak Knoll, www.oakknoll.com/booksaboutwatermarks.pdf

Checklist of Aldine (Aldus Manutius) Editions Owned by BYU, http://lib.byu.edu/aldine

The Typographic Mind, http://tdc.bccks.jp/viewer/tdc2034

白地図, http://tdc.bccks.jp/viewer/tdc2008

“¿Conoces el BOOK?” by PopularLibros, www.youtube.com/leerestademoda/book

DTP Tutorials, http://desktoppub.about.com/od/booksmanuals

DTP Forum, www.desktoppublishingforum.com

Prepress Forum, www.prepressforums.com

Book Design Tips, www.self-publishing-solutions.com/book-design

InDesign Scripts by T. Silkjaer, http://indesigning.net/indesign-scripts

Quite Imposing Guide 1.2, www.as8.it/book/support/quite-imposing_guide.pdf

“Page Maker Past, Present, and Future (A Brief History of Publishing)” by P. Adams, www.makingpages.org/pagemaker, p-dpa.com/pagemaker

Mag+ “Reading Magazines on Handheld Digital Devices” by Bonnier and BERG, http://vimeo.com/bonnier/mag-prototype

Flipboard for iPad, www.flipboard.com

Calaméo Publisher and Browser, http://calameo.com

Kindle II, www.amazon.com/product/kindle, wikipedia.org/amazon-kindle, useit.com/kindle/usability

“Networked Optimization” by S. Lorusso and S. Schmieg, http://silviolorusso.com/work/networked-optimization

A Look at the New Digital Version of Wired Magazine, www.wired.com/2010/02/the-wired-ipad-app

“Unbound [eBook] Pages” by J.D. Berry, http://the-magazine.org/13/unbound-pages, typophile.com/node/101797

“Why E-Books Look So Ugly” thread, http://typophile.com/node/58106, www.wired.com/e-book-design

“Is the Future of the Book Digital” thread, http://typophile.com/node/63195

“The Transition from Printed to Electronic Book” by ONP, http://overnightprints.com/from-print-to-screen

“Books In the Age of the iPad” by C. Mod, http://craigmod.com/journal/ipad-and-books, @facebook

“Hack the Cover” by C. Mod, http://craigmod.com/journal/hack-the-cover, http://p-dpa.com/hack-the-cover-craig-mod

“The Reading Brain in the Digital Age, Science of Paper versus Screens” by F. Jabr, http://scientificamerican.com/reading-paper-screens

“What Amazon’s e-Book Strategy Means” by C. Stross: www.antipope.org/blog/understanding-amazons-strategy

“Students Demonstrate Innovative iPad Book Page Flip” by K. Hodgkins, http://tuaw.com/innovative-ipad-book-page-flip

POD/ODB, OnDemand-Books, ondemandbooks.com, typophile.com/ODB, stampamedia.net, blurb.com, ilmiolibro.it

“The Reinvention of Print, One App at a Time” by C. Warren, http://mashable.com/scrollmotion

“History, Digitized (and Abridged)” by K. Hafner, http://nytimes.com/archive/preservation/hafner

“The Future of the Future of the Book” by S. Heller, http://imprint.printmag.com/daily-heller/the-post-press-world

“Faber Finds Generative Book Covers” by G. Lucas, http://creativereview.co.uk/blog/faber-finds-generative-book-covers

“Typography Is About Reading – And So Are e-Books” by P. Luna, www.lunascafe.org/2011/04/ebooks-typography

“What Is Reading? An Excerpt from Reading for Understanding” by C. Cziko et ali, www.nwp.org/resources

“The Solid Form of Language” review by J.D. Berry, www.creativepro.com/article/dot-font-solid-language

“Music and Early Language Acquisition” by R. Slevc et ali, www.frontiersin.org/cognitive-neuroscience/papers

Twitter Book by Ether Press, http://ether-press.com/twitter

ILAB League of Antiquarian Booksellers, www.ilab.org/newsletter

SHARP Society of Authorshio, Reading and Publishing, www.sharpweb.org

Manystuff, www.manystuff.org

Bookshelf Porn, http://bookshelfporn.com

Book News, www.futureofthebook.com

P-DPA (Post-Digital Publishing Archive), http://p-dpa.tumblr.com



Book Binding


Folio, http://wikipedia.org/folio

Philobiblon Tutorials, www.philobiblon.com/tutorials

Book Binding Introduction, www.printing-in-china.cn/binding

Wilsey Rare Books Glossary, www.wilsey.net/glossary.html

Talas Bookbinding, www.talasonline.com/bookbinding

Japanese Bookbinding, www.sff.net/people/brook-west/bindit, youtube.com/bookbinding/japanese

Encuadernacion de Libros, www.youtube.com/bookbinding/spanish

Bookbinding Hand Sewn, www.youtube.com/bookbinding/lesson-one, lesson-two, lesson-three, lesson-four

Alternative Bookbinding, www.as8.it/type/TF-binding, blogpaperjournal.com



Newspaper


News Designer, www.newsdesigner.com

Newseum, www.newseum.org/todaysfrontpages, map-view, rayogram.com/news

SND Society for News Design, http://snd.org, http://vimeo.com/snd

SPD Society of Publication Designers, www.spd.org

“The Typography of News” by P. Hall, www.fontshop.com/fontmag/hall

“News on Paper in the Digital Age” by J.D. Berry, www.creativepro.com/news-on-paper

Newspaper Fonts, 12/2005, 04/2007, 11/2007; www.fontbureau.com/newspaper

Ron Reason, www.ronreason.com

Garcia Media, www.garcia-media.com

Jim Parkinson, www.typedesign.com, www.myfonts.com/interview, http://vimeo.com/10430622

Walter Tracy, www.linotype.com/waltertracy

Mark Porter, www.markporter.com

Roger Black, “The Last Blog”, www.rogerblack.com

About Impact by G. Lee, typophile.com/node/7921, typophile.com/node/21081

About Greta by P. Biľak, www.typotheque.com/newspaper/greta, typophile.com/greta

About Swift by G. Unger, gerardunger.com/swift, eyemagazine.com/unger, myfonts.com/unger, wikipedia.org/unger

About Gulliver by G. Unger, http://vimeo.com/6854096

“Fonts on the Front Pages” by Ascender Corp., www.ascendercorp.com/research.pdf, front-page-fonts

“Newspaper Font Size” thread, http://typophile.com/node/44734

“White; ISOnewspaper26v4” by M. Kramer, www.digital-engineer.net/there-is-no-white

“Reading Paths on Newspaper Spreads” by Holsanova et al., http://vcj.sagepub.com/content/5/1/65

“Best of Newspaper Design” by The Society for News Design, www.rockpub.com

“Elements of Typography” by A.V. Wagener, www.poynter.org/wagener, feedbacks

“Newspapers Told to Shift Gears or Be Stuck in the Mud” by M. Abu-Fadil, www.huffingtonpost.com/media/newspapers-told-to-shift

Phone Book Typography, typophile.com/phone-book

The British Library Newspapers Catalogue, http://catalogue.bl.uk

Newspaper Design Day 2006 (St Bride), http://magculture.com/blog/50

Award-Winning Newspaper Designs 2007, http://snd.org/snd29/best-papers, vimeo.com/snd29

Award-Winning Newspaper Designs 2008, http://snd.org/snd30/best-papers, vimeo.com/snd30, fontfeed.com/snd30, smashingmagazine.com

D&D Awards 2009, http://awards.dandad.org/2009/category/mags

Historical Newspapers, http://historynews.chadwyck.com

“Rare Newspapers” by T. Huges, www.rarenewspapers.com, @twitter

Collection of Chinese Masthead Clip-Art, www.flickr.com/oldtasty

“Irritating Readers For Fun and Profit” by Brass Tacks Design, http://brasstacksdesign.com/irritating-readers

“Gerard Unger Brings Atmosphere to the Front Page News” by J.L. Walters, www.eyemagazine.com/issue40/unger

SF Chronicle Redesign, http://typophile.com/chronicle, blogs.sfweekly.com/chronicle, sfgate.com/chronicle

The Times, typolis.de/times, www.researchstudios.com, typophile.com, timesonline.co.uk, prnewswire.co.uk, claritas

Äripäev, www.snd.org/aripaev; metroflex.pdf

Sydsvenskan, www.bruhnfamily.com/sydsvenskan

New York Times, www.typophile.com/nyt-nameplate, nytimes.com/web.jpg, earstudio.com/moveable-type, arquitectura.cl/nyt

New York Times Magazine, www.nytimes.com/magazine, typophile.com/nyt-blog-face

Corriere Della Sera, www.newsdesigner.com/corriere, www.leftloft.com/corriere-della-sera

Guardian Collection by Barnes and Schwarts, http://commercialtype.com/typefaces/guardian

Portland Press Herald “Sitting Pretty” by W. Watson, www.brasstacksdesign.com/portland-story

The Boston Globe’s Brand Integration Across Media, www.fontbureau.com/blog/boston-globe-brand-integration

Redesigning the Pennsylvania Indipendent College Newspaper, http://typophile.com/node/18125

“Workflow for Newspapers” by M. Picasso, www.metaprintart.info/tecnologie/flusso-di-lavoro-per-quotidiani

“Il Re Designer Quotidiano” and ”IL” by F. Franchi, sdz.aiap.it/franchi, re-designer.org, flickr.com/franchi

“The Snailpaper Term” by D. Bloom, http://zippy1300.blog/2010/02/snailpaper-interview

“Newspaper Website Trends and Examples” by S. Snell, www.smashingmagazine.com/newspaper-trends

“Make a Book From Newspaper Front Pages” by J. Mickel, http://thedesignoffice.org/nyt-front

“Printing The NYT and Kindle” by N. Carlson, www.alleyinsider.com/nyt-kindle, www.newscientist.com/kindle

Poynter Online on Journalism, http://groups.poynter.org

RSS Readers, http://wikipedia.org/RSS, email.about.com/rss

NYT Times Reader 2.0, http://timesreader.nytimes.com, blogs.adobe.com/times-reader

Spectra Visual Newsreader, http://msnbc.com/msnbc/spectra

Arkitex Eversify Tablet Publishing to Welcome Newspaper, http://eversify.me, youtu.be/agfa/arkitex-eversify-cloud

Paper.li Create Your Newspaper, http://paper.li



Wayfinding and Signage


Wayfinding News, http://twitter.com/wayfinding

“Thank You For Not Smoking” article on Signage by R. Caplan, www.aiga.org/content/thank-you-for-not-smoking

“Wayfinding” by K. Brandon, www.kellybrandondesign.com

“Wayfinding Systems” by L. Wyman, http://art.webesteem.pl/wyman

“Books on Signage and Wayfinding” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/books-on-signage-wayfinding

“Wayfinding Handbook” by D. Gibson, www.designworkplan.com/wayfinding-handbook, facebook.com/pages, businessweek.com/podcasts

“Wayfinding: Negotiating Complex Spaces” by L.T. Pham and E. Dane, http://awardmagazine.com.au/wayfinding-negotiation

“Critical Wayfinding” by E. Lupton, http://elupton.com/critic/critical-wayfinding

“Places Need Signs” by R. Waller, www.eyemagazine.com/80/opinion/wayfinding/waller

“British Motorway Signage System” by Kinneir and Calvert, www.designmuseum.org/britain/signage, fastcodesign.com/london-tube-logo

“Councils UK Urged to Remove Unnecessary Street Signs” by BBC News, www.bbc.co.uk/news/signage/campaign

“London’s New Walking Wayfinding Maps” by D. Reid, http://spacingtoronto.ca/2011/london-new-walking-wayfinding

“The London Tube Map For a Multiscreen World” by J. Pavlus, www.fastcodesign.com/london-tube-map-redesigned, london-tubemap.com

“NYC Parks” by Pentagram, http://pentagram.com/identity/nyc-parks

“With No Display Map at Penn Station, Amtrak Misses an Opportunity” by A. Bernstein, www.wnyc.org/articles/penn-station

“Designers of the Signs That Guide You” by A. Rawsthorn, http://nytimes.com/arts/signage/vienna-airport

“Designing the Ultimate Wayfinding Typeface” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/wayfinding-sans, myfonts.com/wayfinding-sans, .pdf

“Visual Guide to Typefaces Used On European Road Signs” by R. Herrmann, http://opentype.info/blog/road-sign-typefaces

“The Design of a Signage Typeface” by R. Herrmann, http://ilovetypography.com/the-design-of-a-signage-typeface

“EGD Students Design Dynamic Airport Signage” by SEGD #8.25, www.segd.org/messages/vol25-issue8

“Cities and Their Typographic Associations” by G. Johansson, http://opentype.info/city-type, vimeo.com/albinholmqvist

“Walk [Your City]” by M. Tomasulo, http://cityfabric.net, kickstarter.com/projects/cityfabric/walk-your-city

Eye Catch Signs Tactile Maps, www.eyecatchsigns.com/portfolio/tactile-maps

Curbside Haiku NYC Street Signs: http://cbsnewyork.com/curbside-haiku-and-map.pdf, @facebook

“What‘s Your Signage” by SBDC, www.nyssbdc.org/whatsyoursignage

“On Visiting a Warship / 防衛庁の公式ホームページが頭おかしい” by Japanese Ministry of Defence, http://mod.go.jp/pco/miyagi/kaiji

“Symbol Signs” by AIGA, www.aiga.org/content/symbol-signs

“Entypo Pictograms” by D. Bruce, http://entypo.com

Sign Design Society, www.signdesignsociety.co.uk

Wayfinding News, http://twitter.com/wayfinding



Film and Video


“Adrian Frutiger, The Man of Black and White”, www.linotype.com/frutiger-dvd

“Etched in Stone” by C. Dave, www.veer.com/ideas/etched

“Feeling Good” by T.G. Connolly, www.youtube.com/school-of-visual-art/conolly

“Firefly Letterpress”, http://elsadorfman.com/video/firefly.mov

“Heart Made of Sound” by K. Moyes, www.kmoyes.com/softlightes/hmos.mov

“Monotype Work” by Kat Ran Press, www.katranpress.com/resources

“Linotype: The Film” by D. Wilson, http://linotypefilm.com, www.vimeo.com/15032988

“The Art of Hermann Zapf” in “The World of Alphabets” by H. Peter, http://vimeo.com/5385464

“The Art of the Carved Letter” by Muhly and O‘Neill, www.folkstreams.net/film-no.141

“The Child, NYC” by A. Bardou-Jacquet, www.youtube.com/dj-gopher

“Introduction To the World of Fonts” by CBS, www.marksimonson.com/video/fontclip

“Flickermood 2.0” by S. Lange, www.vimeo.com/3302330, mynamewasgod.com

“Typecast” by K. Cho, www.typecastfilm.com

“Type Principles Introduction Through Letterpress” by L. Kiang, http://vimeo.com/12723954

Forget the Film Watch the Titles, www.watchthetitles.com

Movie Titles Stills Collection, http://annyas.com/screenshots

“Typophile Film Festival 5 Opening Titles” by B. Barson, http://vimeo.com/6382511

“A Lesson on Typography” by the Vancouver Film School, www.vfs.com/typography.mov, youtube.com/vfs

“The Dot and the Line: A Romance in Lower Mathematics” by N. Juster, www.youtube.com/the_dot-and-the-line

“The Importance of Being Ernestine” by N. Stössinger, http://vimeo.com/46088621

“Hatch Show Print, Letterpress Shop in Nashville Tennessee” by D. Airey, www.davidairey.com/hatch-show-print

“The Beauty of Numbers” by S. Kawakami, www.fubiz.net/numbers, www.ministryoftype.co.uk/numbers

“The Gutenberg Press” by S. Fry, www.dontpressme.com/video/gutenberg

“Taller Ditoria” via R. Bolado, http://vimeo.com/9928781

“Such Subtle Beauty: Inside the Hammerpress Studio” by Ladesich and Vest, www.designrelated.com/hammerpress

“Let’s Press” by A. McLeish: http://vimeo.com/17964076

“Historia de un Letrero (The Story of a Sign)” by A. Barreda, salesianity.blog/story-of-sign, tu.tv/historia-de-un-letrero

“Thinking With My Fingers” by S. Doyle, http://vimeo.com/11471343

“A World Inscribed: The Illuminated Manuscript” by K. McDonough, http://digital.films.com/mcdonough

Calligraphy Movies at MVK Contemporary Museum of Calligraphy, www.calligraphy-mvk.ru/movies

“The Art of Eric Gill” at FactualTV, www.factualtv.com/documentary/the-art-of-eric-gill

“Gill Sans Explained” by M. Dufour, www.typographyserved.com/gill-sans-explained

“Nederland Is Goed In Letters Ontwerpen” by RTL, www.rtl.nl/2009/letters

“Calligraphy Movies” by D. Brown, http://quillskill.com/video

“Letters in Steen” by M. Bekaert, www.lettersinsteen.be

“A World Inscribed: The Illuminated Manuscript” by K. McDonough, http://digital.films.com/mcdonough

“Cities and Their Typographic Associations” by G. Johansson, http://opentype.info/city-type, vimeo.com/albinholmqvist

“Reverting to Type” by L. Charlie, http://vimeo.com/17156405

“Font Conference Drama” by College Humor, www.collegehumor.com/font-conference

“Font Fight” by College Humor, www.collegehumor.com/font-fight

“The Font Song” by W. Thompson, www.youtube.com/agideas/atf/fontsong

“Fontface” by Atipo, http://vimeo.com/19558725, http://fontfeed.com/atipo/fontface

“Lost Generation” by AARP, www.youtube.com/aarp, videoxit.com/lost-generation

“Bicycle Film Festival ’09 trailer” by M. Mucig, http://vimeo.com/5441671

J’adore la Typographie, www.monoscope.com/jadore-la-typographie

“TXT Island” by C. Gavin, http://fontfeed.com/txt-island-pegboard-letters, youtube.com/gavin/stop-motion

“Deadline” by B. Liu, http://fontfeed.com/deadline-post-it-notes, youtube.com/liu/stop-motion

“Colosseo Type” by Knudson and Moll, http://vimeo.com/9971247, colosseotype.com

“PureReversal” by Build, http://vimeo.com/21436365, facebook.com/daltonmaag/pure-launch

“Just My Type Book Trailer” by Ramchandani and Bierut, http://vimeo.com/28108942, pentagram.com/999-fonts-in-60-seconds

“Upside Down, Left To Right: A Letterpress Film” by D. Cooke, http://vimeo.com/35688592

“Trip Print Press and The Making of FreshSox” by M. Barrett, http://vimeo.com/30631480

“Earl Kallemeyn on the Art of the Press” by P. Wall, http://nytimes.com/video/letterpress/kallemeyn

“Moveable Type Truck” by K. Durrie, http://vimeo.com/27138467

“Typographic Design in the Digital Domain” with E. Spiekermann, http://youtu.be/SG0Ou07IDhQ, youtu.be/9IjgyPoYbOY

“The History of Typography Animated Short” by B. Barret-Forrest, http://youtu.be/wOgIkxAfJsk

Creative Morning #13: Erik Spiekermann, http://creativemornings.com/talks/erik-spiekermann, vimeo.com/49744848, youtu.be/9IjgyPoYbOY

James Earl Jones Recites the Alphabet, www.youtube.com/james-jones/alphabet

House Industries, www.houseind.com/about/films

REM Hollowman, www.motionographer.com

ESAD Personal Views Lectures, www.esad.pt/personalviews, www.jimhargreaves.com/esad

“Helvetica” by G. Hustwit, www.helveticafilm.com, www.pbs.org/independentlens

“Teaching to See” by I. Druckery, http://vimeo.com/45232468

“Inventing On Principle” by B. Victor, http://vimeo.com/36579366

Hillman Curtis Films, www.hillmancurtis.com

Barnbrook Films, www.film.barnbrook.net

David Berlow, www.typovideo.de/david-berlow

Gerard Unger, http://vimeo.com/6854096

“Artist Video Series Inspiration” by AIGA, www.aiga.org/content/artist-video-series

Typesetting.tv, http://typesetting.tv

TypeCulture Movie Resources, www.typeculture.com/movies

“Typeface” the Hamilton Wood Type Museum Documentary by J. Nagan, www.thedonutproject.com, kartemquin.com, @typefacefilm, @youtube

“Birth of a Book” by G. Milner, http://vimeo.com/38681202

Printing 1947 by Holmes Films, www.archive.org/printing1947

Learning to Set Type 1959 by Whitten-Appleton, www.archive.org/learning1959

Typesetting Linotype 1960 by Salesian Vocational and Technical Schools, www.archive.org/typesetting-1960-pt.1, pt.2

33pt Eskapade Dortmund, www.33pt.de



Kinetic Type


“Kinetic Typography” by J. Lee, www.cs.cmu.edu/johnny/kt

How Skywriting Works (1935 aerial Chevrolet advertisement), www.archive.org/sky-billboards-1935

Trollbäck + Company, www.trollback.com, www.dexigner.com/trollback

Saul Bass and Harold Adler, at: designmuseum.org, blog-entry, typotheque.com, typo-L, notcoming.com, saulbass.tv, wikipedia.org, tcm.com

Title Sequences Interviews by Thunder Chunky, www.thunderchunky.co.uk/title-sequences

Emotional Fractal by Levitated, www.levitated.net/emotion-fractal

Graffiti Analysis by E. Roth, http://graffitianalysis.com

Serial Cut, www.serialcut.com

TYP3D, www.typ3d.com

Typogami and Moshun by Calango, www.calango.nl/categories/motion/typogami, be.net/calango/moshun

“Wood Type” by Txaber, www.behance.net/gallery/txaber/wood-type

“Typographic Trees” by G. Young, www.gordonyoung.net/typographic-trees

“Devil's Advocate” Al Pacino's Speech, www.youtube.com/kinetic-type/alpacino

“Stephen Fry’s ‘Language’” by M. Rogers: http://vimeo.com/15412319, stephenfry.com/language/text, stephenfry.com/language/podcast

“A Lesson on Typography” by the Vancouver Film School, www.vfs.com/typography.mov, youtube.com/vfs

“iQ Font: When Driving Becomes Writing” by Pleaseletmedesign, www.designyoutrust.com/iq-font

“Chalkbot, Type On the Road” by DeepLocal and StandardRobot, www.youtube.com/chalkbot

“Flickermood 2.0” by S. Lange, www.vimeo.com/3302330, thehub.com/flickermood

“Three Things About Islam” by The White Roses, www.politeia-station.net/white-roses

“Letter Paper Sculptures” by B. Chang, www.biancachang.com

“Arkitypo Letter Rotations” by J. Banks, http://vimeo.com/35943753, vimeo.com/36129468, johnsonbanks.co.uk/arkitypo

“Typography in Exploding-fluid Form” by H. Almossawi, www.skyrill.com/typography-in-exploding-fluid-form

“Graffiti Markup Language (GML)” by E. Roth, http://vimeo.com/8072358, 000000book.com

“Antroiama 1949” by Aubry and Broquard, www.flag.cc/workshops/antroiama-1949

“Palindrome” by Troika for V&A: http://vimeo.com/13302135, troika.uk.com, ministryoftype.co.uk/palindrome

“Fast Company” by S. Page, http://typographyserved.com/fast-company-typography

“Type that Moves (you)” by J. Cruz, http://vimeo.com/13780137

“Offf 2013 Cincinnati Opening Titles” by O. Senturk, http://onursenturk.tv/portfolio/opening-titles

“The Alphabet” by A. Novelli, http://vimeo.com/18499580

“Is That A Fish In Your Ear?” by M. Young, http://vimeo.com/27717121

“Sabah-NYT Turkish Edition” by Q. Michalski, http://vimeo.com/6753268, helloimago.com/project/NYTT

Heterosis by B. Banton, http://vimeo.com/15001281

LT Klint (by H. von Döhren) Short Film by J. Barnbrook: http://on.fb.me/klintvideo

“The Big Lebowski Speech” by K. Dekker, www.youtube.com/kinetic/lebowski

“trytype2” by G. Ludes, www.linotype.com/trytype2



Vernacular Type


The Center for Vernacular Typography, http://publicdesigncenter.org, flickr.com/groups/cvt

Villatype Found Lettering, http://villatype.blogspot.com

“Public Lettering” by P. Baines, www.publiclettering.org.uk

“TypoTrip, Typography on the Road” by W. Mejor, http://typotrip.wordpress.com

“Letters” by A. Cavedoni, www.flickr.com/verbosus

“Letters” by T. Leming, http://talleming.com/lettering

“Numbers” by G. Fuga, http://blog.giofugatype.com

“Guerrilla Typography” by C. Webb, www.idsgn.org/guerrilla-typography

Chicago Type, www.chicagotype.com

Type Nesting, http://typenesting.com

The Journal of Urban Typography, http://tjout.tumblr.com



Text Genererators


Adhesion, www.adhesiontext.com, leonidas.org/the-origin-of-adhesion

Malevole, www.malevole.com/mv/misc/text

Lorem Ipsum, www.lipsum.com, www.lipsum3.info

Ahrens’, www.justanotherfoundry.com/generator

Blindtext, www.newmediadesigner.de

Textile Web Text Generator, www.textism.com/tools/textile, hobix.com/textile

Bacon Ipsum, http://baconipsum.com

Automatic Text, Phyton FL script, http://typophile.com/node/38539

Spell with Flickr, http://metaatem.net/words

Art21 Synthesis Machine, http://alphabet.tmema.org

Word by Letter, http://wordbyletter.com/words-by-length

P22 Music Text Composition Generator, http://p22.com/musicfont

Universal Declaration of Human Rights, www.ohchr.org/UDHR/language, www.un.org/en/udhr

BBC World Service, www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/languages

Eki Letter Database, www.eki.ee/letter

Pangram (Holoalphabetic Sentence), http://wikipedia.org/pangram, typowiki, thread, tardis.uk/pangram, brainyplanet.com/pangram

“Pack My Box With Five Dozen Liquor Jugs” thread, www.typophile.com/node/36610

Pangrammer by M. Simonson, www.marksimonson.com/pangrammer-helper

“Hamburgefontsiv”, http://typophile.com/wiki/hamburgefontsiv

“Kerning List”, http://typophile.com/node/29545

Word Lists, http://thesaurus.com, thewordlist.com, numerical, Q-no-U, Vs, atkinson

Wordle Word Clouds, www.wordle.net, alphaworks.ibm.com/manyeyes/wordle

Wordoid Creative Naming Service, http://wordoid.com

Typorganism, www.typorganism.com/asciiomatic

ASCII Art, ascii-art.de, asciiartfarts.com, patorjk.com, network-science.de/ascii

“Ascii Conversion Applet” by J. Sulman, www.cs.carleton.edu/teaching/applets/ascii

Binary to Text Conversion, www.roubaixinteractive.com/conversion/binary-to-text

8 Letters in Search of a Word, www.eastoftheweb.com/games/eight

Bar Code Graphics, www.barcode-us.com, www.barcode-it.co.uk, wikipedia.org

“In Defense of Lorem Ipsum” by K. McGrane, www.karenmcgrane.com/defense-of-lorem-ipsum

“IBM IMPACT Helping Europe Scan Historical Documents” by L. Whitney, http://cnet.com/impact, impact-project.eu

ACET, www.infomotions.com/alex

OCR Online Optical Character Recognition, www.onlineocr.net, www.newocr.com

Wowio Free Books, www.wowio.com

Project Gutenberg, www.gutenberg.org



Pubblications


Rob Waller’s, www.robwaller.org

Max Bruinsma’s at Eye, http://maxbruinsma.nl/eye

John D. Barry’s, http://johndberry.com/blog

Mark Batty Publisher, www.markbattypublisher.com

Michael Bierut’s, www.designobserver.com

Titus Nemeth’s, www.tntypography.com/publications

Ellen Lupton’s, http://elupton.com

Rob Giampietro’s, http://linedandunlined.com

Baseline mag, www.baselinemagazine.com

Spatium mag, www.spatium-magazin.de

Encore mag, www.magwerk.com/encore

Tipográfica mag, www.tipografica.com

Typo mag, www.magtypo.cz

Typographische Monatsblätter, www.tm-research-archive.ch

The Daily Heller, http://imprint.printmag.com/daily-heller

The Magazine, http://the-magazine.org

Johnson Banks, www.johnsonbanks.co.uk/thoughtfortheweek

Typotheque articles, www.typotheque.com/articles

Works That Work, http://worksthatwork.com

The Week In Type by ILT, http://ilovetypography.com/the-week-in-type

CreativePro, www.creativepro.com/type-design, creativepro.com/typography

Pingmag articles, www.pingmag.jp/category/typography

Design Observer: writings about design and culture, www.designobserver.com

FontShop Newsletter Archive, www.fontshop.com/blog/newsletters

SPD Society of Publication Designers, www.spd.org

ADF (Anti Design Festival) Manifesto, www.antidesignfestival.com/disinformation

AA Files, www.aaschool.ac.uk

Artnet, www.artnet.com

Good Fucking Design Advice, www.goodfuckingdesignadvice.com

Creative Review, www.creativereview.co.uk

Pingmag articles, www.pingmag.jp/category/typography

Font Bureau David Berlow’s Type Specimens, www.fontbureau.com/books/specimens

Nice Web Type, http://nicewebtype.tumblr.com

U&lc Searchable PDFs, http://blog.fonts.com/ulc-back-issues

Greenboathouse Press Library, www.greenboathouse.com/typelibrary

“The Science Bookstore” by J. Ptak, http://ptak.typepad.com/the-science-bookstore

Adgoodness, www.frederiksamuel.com/blog

Ffffound!, http://ffffound.com

Vintage Graphics, http://pinterest.com/vintage

Show Us Your Type (Type and Cities), www.showusyourtype.com

Designchat Typography, http://designchat.info/category/typography

Friends of Type, http://friendsoftype.com

Lyrics and Type, www.lyricsandtype.com

Typographic Verses From the Bible, http://typographicverses.com

It’s Nice That, www.itsnicethat.com

Text Wrap blog, http://textwrap.wordpress.com

ReType blog, http://re-type.com

Fine Typography by Monotype, www.fonts.com/articles/fine-typography

TEAL by J. Deck, www.jeffdeck.com/teal

WGA ART Database, www.wga.hu/search

Ibiblio Famous Artworks Exhibition, www.ibiblio.org/paint

Mr. Typo, www.linotype.com/mrtypo

Typoster, http://typoster.co.uk

Seeking Inspiration Conference, www.ministryoftype.co.uk/st-bride

Manystuff, www.manystuff.org

Monoscope, www.monoscope.com

Discretionary Ligatures, http://discretionaryligatures.tumblr.com

Images & Text Experiment, http://image-and-text.com

But Does It Float, http://butdoesitfloat.com

Balla Dora Typo-Grafika, http://balladora.blog

Dirk Knemeyer, http://dirk.knemeyer.com

Scroll Magazine, http://scrollmagazine.com

RBtL (Read Between The Leading), http://readbetweentheleading.com

Ergonaut: the principles of good interactive design, www.ergonaut.com

Multi, The RIT Journal, http://multi.cias.rit.edu

Counter-Print: art and design related material, http://counter-print.co.uk

P-DPA Post-digital Publishing Archive, http://p-dpa.tumblr.com

The Serif Publishing, www.serifpublishing.com

Winterhouse Editions, http://winterhouse.com/editions

The Little Bookroom, www.littlebookroom.com

Princeton Architectural Press, www.papress.com

Allworth Press, www.allworth.com

Focal Press, www.focalpress.com

Hyphen Press, www.hyphenpress.co.uk

Nijhof & Lee, www.nijhoflee.nl/design/typography

Sage Journals, http://vcj.sagepub.com

Codex, http://ilovetypography.com/codex

Typowiki Books, http://typophile.com/wiki/books



Glossary


FontShop Typeface Anatomy Glossary, www.fontshop.com/glossary

Typographic Design Glossary by Carter and Meggs, www.typographicdesign4e.com/resources/glossary

Linotype Font Glossary, www.linotype.com/glossary

Typography Deconstructed, www.typographydeconstructed.com

EiT Glossary by de Bartolo and Spiekermann, http://explorationsintypography.com/glossary

Metric Typographic Units, www.cl.cam.ac.uk/metric-typo, as8.it/type/pt.mm.gif

DTP Typometer – wikipedia.org; grafipress.de; galaxygauge.com; paratype.ru; microtype.com; pfeifer.de

“eXtreme Type Terminology” by P. Dean, http://ilovetypography.com/extreme-type-terminology

“A Typographic Anatomy Lesson” by Boms and Hutchinson, http://fontfeed.com/anatomy-lesson, poster

“Inconspicuous Vertical Metrics” by A. Julien, http://ilovetypography.com/inconspicuous-metrics

Typolexikon, www.typolexikon.de

Terminologia Tipográfica, www.tipografos.net/glossario/caracteres

Type Measurement, www.linotype.com/typemeasurement

DotType Guide, www.philiplikens.com/dottype/guide.swf

Type Anatomy by Pecina and Březina, http://typomil.com/anatomy

Type Anatomy by Boms and Hutchinson, http://designerscouch.org/a-typographic-anatomy-lesson

OpenType Features, www.bertholdtypes.com/opentype, www.typofonderie.com/opentype

SIL Scripts Glossary, http://scripts.sil.org/glossary

Foamtrain, www.foamtrain.com/glossary

ParaType, www.paratype.com/help/term

Lingsoft, www.lingsoft.fi/ereriksso/typography

Graphion, www.typographia.org/graphion

Betutan, www.font.hu/morpho

Redsun by K. Woodward, www.redsun.com/type/glossary

RSUB, www.rsub.com/typographic/glossary

The Jargon Words, www.microsoft.com/typography/glossary

Bibliopolis Glossary, www.bibliopolis.nl

Glossary of Terms Used in Typecase Layout Pages, www.alembicpress.co.uk/glossary/case

iPhone Typography Manual, http://typographyapp.com

Sappi Prepress, www.sappi.com/knowledgebank/glossary

Mimi Glossaries, http://en.mimi.hu

Artic Paper, www.arcticpaper.com/glossary.pdf

WGA ART Glossary, www.wga.hu/database/glossary

Packaging Gateway Glossary, www.packaging-technology.com/glossary

Wikimedia <Typography>, http://wikimedia.org/typography

Wikipedia <Printing>, http://de.wikipedia.org/drucktechnik

“Printing Primer DTP Glossary” by H. Budgett, http://bosshard.com/printing, dtp-glossary.pdf

10 Typographical Rules, www.owlsoup.com/10-rules

Lexicon Wikipédia Summary, www.lexisum.com

Typowiki Terminology, http://typophile.com/wiki/Terminology





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