NOTES ON TYPE

GREAT READS and GROOVY LINKS

All the type books we know and love.* And a 3D-printed figure of Rose.

Get the books. The figure is one of a kind.

FEELING WEBBLY

 

 

AIGA
http://aiga.org

 

Atypi
http://atypi.org

 

Communication Arts (typography annuals)
http://commarts.com

 

Designarchives (AIGA)
http://designarchives.aiga.org

                       

Design Museum
http://designmuseum.org

 

Fonts in Use
http://fontsinuse.com

 

Grain Edit

http://grainedit.com/about

 

Hatch Show Print
http://hatchshowprint.com

 

Lubalin Center Cooper Union
http://cooper.edu/art/lubalin

                       

MoMA
http://moma.org

 

Rochester Institute of Technology
http://library.rit.edu/collections/rit-specialcollections/design-archives.html

             

The Type Directors Club
http://tdc.org 

 

The Typophiles

http://www.typophiles.org

 

Typedia

http://typedia.com/

 

I Love Typography

http://ilovetypography.com/

 

We Love Typography

http://welovetypography.com/

 

Woodtyper

http://woodtyper.com/

 

Type Connectiion (A Typographic Dating Game)

http://typeconnection.com/

 

Paul Shaw Letter Design

http://www.paulshawletterdesign.com/

 

Just My Type (A collection of font pairings from Typekit and H&FJ)

http://justmytype.co/

 

Alter Littera (Font Revivals of Medieval Scripts and Classic Typefaces)

http://www.alterlittera.com/al_htm/oldtype.htm

 

ClearviewHwy (A vastly superior typeface for roadsigns)

http://clearviewhwy.com

 

Type Specimen Books from The University of Toronto

http://www.masseycollege.ca/library/collections/type-specimen-books/

 

Typographia

http://typographia.com/

 

Super-cool animated video on the history of typography from Design Taxi

http://designtaxi.com/news/357411/The-History-Of-Typography-Explained-In-Animated-Video/

 

 

 

 

FOUNDRIES

 

Adobe Fonts

http://www.adobe.com/products/type.html

 

Adobe Type Kit

https://typekit.com/

 

Émigré

http://www.emigre.com/

 

Fontshop

https://www.fontshop.com/

 

Fonts
http://www.fonts.com

 

Jessica Hische

http://buystufffrom.jessicahische.com/category/fonts

 

Hoeflter & Co.

http://www.typography.com/             

 

Tobias Frere Jones

https://frerejones.com/

 

My Fonts

http://www.myfonts.com

 

What the Font?
http://www.myfonts.com/WhatTheFont/

 

Laura Worthington

http://lauraworthingtontype.com/

 

Linotype

http://www.linotype.com/

 

MVB Fonts

http://mvbfonts.com/

 

Klim Type Foundry

https://klim.co.nz/

 

 

LOTS MORE TO COME!

 

 

 

 

 

* Also required reading: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams. It's got nothing to do with typography. But you have to read it. Trust us.