Indices : Typefaces : Font Starter Packs
A recommended list of commercial fonts available in affordable collections, usually on CD. Of interest to students and designers looking to begin building a professional typeface collection.
- Ascender Creativity Font Pack
- Includes Today Sans, Eagle, Coquette and 27 other decorative fonts. - $19.99
- Resume Fonts & CV Font Pack
- Includes Ellington, Stayhorn & Ascender Serif. - $14.99
- Adobe Collections
- A variety of Adobe type packages.
- The Cambridge Collection
- 200 classic faces from Bitstream - $199
- Linotype Funeral Value Pack
- Admittedly of limited use, a nice set of typefaces useful for setting funeral announcements.
- Storm Open Library 2
- Reasonable selection of 12 professional OT font families - for 210 Euro.
- Storm Type Library 2 - TTF Single License
- 54 font families, most of them of professional quality. Contains only TTF fonts. - 222 Euro.
- FontStars 2007
- 29 OpenType fonts from 14 foundries. The best new additions to the FontShop collection in 2007. $599.00
- FontAgent Pro PLUS (Download) - Mac OS X
- FontAgent Pro software with 750 professional Open Type fonts from Bitstream bundled.
Fonts Bundled with Software
- Corel Draw bundled fonts
- Corel Draw (and, apparently, Corel Wordperfect) comes bundled with a collection of 1000 fonts. The quality of these fonts is debatable.
- Adobe Creative Suite bundled fonts
- Adobe Creative Suite products come bundled with a large collection of fonts.
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