References

Learning InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
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Suggested Reading

A History of Graphic Design By Philip Meggs
Macro + Micro Aesthetics: The Fundamentals of Typographic Design
By Willi Kunz
Typography: Formation +Transformation By Willi Kunz
Thinking with Type: A Critical Guide for Designers, Writers, Editors, & Students by Ellen Lupton
Designing Books: Practice and Theory by Jost Hochuli
The Elements of Typographic Style by Robert Bringhurst
Type: The Secret History of Letters by Simon Loxley
Twentieth-Century Type, New and Revised Edition by Lewis Blackwell
Type Matters! By Jim Williams
Typography Workbook: A Real-World Guide to Using Type in Graphic Design by Timothy Samara
Designing with Type, 5th Edition: The Essential Guide to Typography
Type Rules!: The Designer’s Guide to Professional Typography by Ilene Strizver
Typography Essentials: 100 Design Principles for Working with Type by Ina Saltz
Getting it Right with Type: The Dos and Don’ts of Typography by Victoria Squire
Layout Workbook: A Real-World Guide to Building Pages in Graphic Design by Kristin Cullen
Typographic Design: Form and Communication by Rob Carter, Ben Day and Philip B. Meggs
Typography by Friedrich Friedl
InDesign Type: Professional Typography with Adobe InDesign (2nd Edition) by Nigel French
Making and Breaking the Grid: A Graphic Design Layout Workshop by Timothy Samara
Typographic Design: Form and Communication by Rob Carter
Design Elements, Typography Fundamentals: A Graphic Style Manual for Understanding How Typography Affects Design by Kristin Cullen

Websites

I Love Typography
Smashing Magazine
We Love Typography
TypeCamp
Thinking With Type
Designing With Type, World Wide Schools
What the Font?
Typeradio
AIGA Design archives
Typetheque
TypeCulture
TypeBase
HOWDesign
Lynda.com
Adobe InDesign
Hoefler & Frere-Jones
Jessica Hische
Marian Bantjes
TypeToken
Typo/graphic posters

Type Specimen Examples

 

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