Linotype: Useful Typography Links


Are you looking for more information? Would you like to find out more about software, magazines or other typography subjects? Take a minute to browse through our collection of links!

Typography Sites

Dedicated to excellence in graphic design and the promotion of typography, calligraphy and the lettering arts.
Covers a variety of issues regarding typography, including technical, design and Web oriented.

The official site of the Association Typographique Internationale.
This page is part of the course material for “History of the Alphabets” taught by Prof. Robert Fradkin at University of Maryland. A very interesting and informative page about the history and development of written character forms.

Contact point for type designers.

"The resource site for creatives."
A Website devoted to the art and appreciation of typography.

Logo of the Gutenberg Museum Mainz
The Gutenberg Museum Mainz
German and English
The Gutenberg Museum in Mainz is one of the oldest museums of printing in the world and attracts experts and tourists from all corners of the globe. In 1900, 500 years after Gutenberg’s birth, a group of citizens founded the museum in Mainz. They wanted to honour the inventor, today’s “man of the millennium”, and present his technical and artistic achievements to the public at large. They also aimed to exhibit the writing and printing of as many different cultures as possible.

Gutenberg Society
German and English
International society focusing on the art of printing. The year 2000 marks the 600th anniversary of Johannes Gutenberg’s birth and the 100th birthday of the Gutenberg Society.

Extensive information about the work of this Museum which is specialized in books, typography and similar topics.Society.

A huge offer of resources of all kinds: From font + typography resources, lettering + calligraphy resources to books and libraries. It’s a must!
Dedicated to the Linotype and Linotype operators

Two sections, one for typography and design for print, the other for concept development, design and programming for the Web.

Font utilities, identify that elusive typeface, typography news.
Informative page about various typographic topics.

A non-profit organization devoted to type, typography, and the related arts.

Well designed site from the UK with a lot of information.

Type Directors Club (American Website / German Website)
International organization for all people who are devoted to excellence in typography, both in print and on screen.

Dedicated to promoting typefaces as creative works and to advocating their legal protection as intellectual property.

Typostrate deals with the diversity of modern typography by artists from all over the world.
Exciting interviews, interesting Instagram profiles, a free font each Friday, videos, tutorials and calligraphy – the blog offers you a large dose of inspiration from the world of fonts.
A museum noted for the richness and scope of its holdings, which include everything needed for the production of books and printed matter.

A fun web site about design, writing and typography, featuring Esperfonto and the TypoFile...even has a kitchen, complete with recipes.