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Visit different association web sites for communication, action and information amongst the font and type community. Find organizations devoted to fonts, type, typography, and the related arts. Keep updated with the latest news, design conferences, newsletters and announcements.
Association Typographique Internationale (ATypI) - http://www.atypi.org
The Society of Typographic Aficionados (SOTA) - http://www.typesociety.org
TypeCon - the annual type conference sponsored by SOTA - http://www.typecon.com
American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA) - http://www.AIGA.org
Type Directors Club (TDC New York - http://www.tdc.org
Type Club of Toronto - http://www.typeclub.com
The Typographic Circle (London) - http://www.typocircle.co.uk
Find font tools used by professional type designers around the world. Font editors, font identifiers, font management, font convertors, font cleanups and many font utilities to help you do special things with fonts that otherwise would take unusual time and effort.
Font Explorer X - workstation & server font mangament software: http://www.fontexplorerx.com/
FontLab type design software http://www.fontlab.com
Font identification website http://www.identifont.com
TrueType specifications and tools http://www.microsoft.com/typography
FontNuke - font cache cleanup for Mac OS X http://www.jamapi.com/pr/fn/