Difference between revisions of "Web fonts for ancient languges"

From The Digital Classicist Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Beginnings of an answer)
m (Beginnings of an answer)
 
(2 intermediate revisions by one user not shown)
Line 6: Line 6:
  
 
* [[New Athena Unicode]] ([https://apagreekkeys.org/NAUdownload.html download]) offers a freely downloadable [https://apagreekkeys.org/fonts/NAU5_002woff.zip WOFF version] of their font that includes many important features for ancient languages (including Egyptian, Arabic and other transcriptions). (For example, the ''[[EpiDoc]] Guidelines'' has a copy of the New Athena Unicode WOFF at http://www.stoa.org/epidoc/gl/assets/newathu5.woff for display of certain poorly-supported characters.)
 
* [[New Athena Unicode]] ([https://apagreekkeys.org/NAUdownload.html download]) offers a freely downloadable [https://apagreekkeys.org/fonts/NAU5_002woff.zip WOFF version] of their font that includes many important features for ancient languages (including Egyptian, Arabic and other transcriptions). (For example, the ''[[EpiDoc]] Guidelines'' has a copy of the New Athena Unicode WOFF at http://www.stoa.org/epidoc/gl/assets/newathu5.woff for display of certain poorly-supported characters.)
* [[Cardo]] ([http://scholarsfonts.net/cardofnt.html information]) is a large Unicode font specifically designed for the needs of classicists, Biblical scholars, medievalists, and linguists. It is licensed under the [http://scripts.sil.org/cms/scripts/page.php?site_id=nrsi&id=OFL_web Open Font License]. It is freely available for use on web sites via multiple font hosting services (e.g. [https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Cardo Google Fonts] and [https://typekit.com/fonts/cardo Adobe TypeKit].
+
* [[Cardo]] ([http://scholarsfonts.net/cardofnt.html information]) is a large Unicode font specifically designed for the needs of classicists, Biblical scholars, medievalists, and linguists. It is licensed under the [http://scripts.sil.org/cms/scripts/page.php?site_id=nrsi&id=OFL_web Open Font License]. It is freely available for embedding on web sites via multiple font hosting services (e.g. [https://fonts.google.com/specimen/Cardo Google Fonts] and [https://typekit.com/fonts/cardo Adobe TypeKit]).
 +
* [[Junicode]] ([http://junicode.sourceforge.net/ information]) is a Unicode font for medievalists. It is licensed under the [http://scripts.sil.org/OFL Open Font License]. It is freely available for [https://sourceforge.net/projects/junicode/files/ download] as an embeddable WOFF.
  
 
* Other suggestions to follow
 
* Other suggestions to follow
Line 12: Line 13:
 
[[category:fonts]]
 
[[category:fonts]]
 
[[category:FAQ]]
 
[[category:FAQ]]
 +
[[category:Unicode]]

Latest revision as of 17:27, 7 February 2017

[edit] Question

Which fonts with good coverage of ancient languages are available as Web Fonts for embedding in web pages?

[edit] Beginnings of an answer

  • Other suggestions to follow
Personal tools