Agfa Monotype Corp. on Tuesday announced the addition of the URW++ font collection to Fonts.com, its online resource for fonts and typography for Macs and Windows PCs. The collection adds more than 3,300 fonts and font packages to the service, according to Agfa Monotype. The complete collection can be
URW’s collection includes some of the world’s most widely used typefaces, according to Agfa Monotype, such as URW Futura, available in Latin, Central European and Greek character sets, and in versions optimized for use in text, display and poster sizes. Original URW designs include Polonaise, described as “a formal script with long, flowing capitals,” and Casablanca, described as “a versatile titling font with a geometric structure.”
The URW++ fonts and font packages available through Fonts.com are offered in PostScript and TrueType formats suitable for use on either Mac or Windows platforms. Individual fonts are priced starting at US$24, while volumes start at $42.