26 Free Typeface-Font eBooks for Designers

26 Free Typeface-Font eBooks for Designers
by Janeth Kent Date: 05-06-2013 font typefaces design ebooks pdf


Since as far back as the 1450s, typefaces have been used in printing ( Do you remember Gutemberg? His major work, the Gutenberg Bible, also known as the 42-line Bible, has been acclaimed for its high aesthetic and technical quality.). Lead alloys were often cast into letters (or wood was substituted with its own separate wood type typefaces) and laid out for printing purposes.
Much later in the 1950s-1970s, it became possible to produce printed type with phototypesetting using high resolution images of each character of a typeface. Early digital typesetters also started to appear in the 1970s.

Here we have listed 26 very useful typeface and font basics eBooks for designers.

Adobe – Designing Multiple Master Typefaces

 

Technical Guidelines for Designing Multiple Master Tyepfaces

Chapter 1 Overview of Multiple Master Typefaces

Chapter 2 Technical Design Guidelines

Chapter 3 Multiple Master Font Naming Conventions

Adobe’s Typeface Design Process

Part 1 Design Considerations

Part 2 Adobe’s Multiple Master Typeface Design Process

 

Choosing a Typeface – Personality and Functionality

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Typography Basics: Typeface Classifications

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Balancing Typeface Legibility and Economy

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A Brief History of Typefaces

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Impression Management Using Typeface Design

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Choosing a typeface for reading

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What is the Right Typeface For Text?

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Adobe – Typographic Terms

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Introduction to Font Characteristics

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An Evaluation of Typeface Design in a Text-Rich Automotive User Interface

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The Right Font for the Job

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The Typographer’s Glossary

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Meet Your Type

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Erik Spiekermann’s Typo Tips

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Typeface Anatomy

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What is OpenType?

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Styles,Weights,Widths

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Helvetica – Complements and Alternatives

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Webfonts

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Free Fonts Are Not Always Free

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27 Page Type Classification eBook

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Understanding Typography Concepts

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Typography and Readability

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Typography Basics

 

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Janeth Kent

Janeth Kent

Licenciada en Bellas Artes y programadora por pasión. Cuando tengo un rato retoco fotos, edito vídeos y diseño cosas. El resto del tiempo escribo en MA-NO WEB DESIGN END DEVELOPMENT.

 
 
 

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