Adobe develops original typefaces as well as distributing a variety of faces.
This site is a good source of information about typefaces.
Emigre is the original underground digital type foundry. Subscribe to Emigre's famous magazine and learn about new fonts and design issues.
feliciano type foundry
Original typefaces from Portugal.
This Boston-based type foundry is produces wonderful historical revivals, often based on early twentieth century types, as well as original designs.
Founded by Erik Spiekerman, this is a great source for fonts, including those developed by FontShop (FontFonts) and fonts developed by independent foundries.
General clearinghouse for typefaces produced by many independent foundries. User-friendly; competitively priced; easy to find and identify fonts. Try the "What the Font" service.
The Hoefler Type Foundry was founded by Jonathan Hoefler, who was recently joined by Tobias Frere-Jones. (See interviews in the Archive of this web site.)
House Industries specializes in digital typefaces and illustrations
(custom and retail) that draw on the worst aspects of pop culture.
Enschede Font Foundry
Dutch type foundry, purveyor a select number of fine fonts.
Offering "fine fonts from Europe," this digital foundry was created by the Dutch typographer Fred Smeijers.
Based in Chicago and founded by Carlo Segura, T26 specializes in strange typefaces that are occasionally inspiring and often alarming.
This small web site offers fonts designed by Peter Bilak, a Czech designer working in the Netherlands.
This very cool Web site focuses on contemporary typefaces from Spain.
Independent type house in the Netherlands that creates intriguing blackletter display faces as well as subtle text faces.
This is a generic clearing house where all kinds of fonts and digital images can be purchased. Over 30,000 fonts available.