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Graphic Design: Typography

A guide to support research and assignments for LCC students taking Graphic Design courses.

Ebooks on typography

While the campus is closed, you can access ebooks from anywhere. Here are a few:

Books on Typography

Websites to visit

There are many fantastic web resources and blogs on typography. Here are a few:

Hoefler & Co -- An influential type foundry in New York City founded by designer Jonathan Hoefler. Excellent source for for font samples, discussion of trends, and design inspiration.

Frere-Jones Type -- Innovative type design firm founded by Tobias Frere-Jones.

I Love Typography -- Beautiful blog created by British designer John Boardley with focus on typography and font design.

The Font Bureau -- Another great blog created by Boston-based design firm. Excellent font samples, design strategies, and news for graphic designers.

Typography Guru -- The typography world is massive! Clubs, forums, workshops, directories, and projects.


examples of topography styles

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