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The Electronic Font Foundry

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The Electronic Font Foundry

The Electronic Font Foundry
Industry Computer software
Founded UK (1984 (1984))
Headquarters Ascot, Berkshire, UK
Area served Worldwide
Products Computer fonts
Website .comthefonts

The Electronic Font Foundry is a company engaged in the design and sale of computer fonts. It was established in 1984 and currently produces fonts in PostScript, TrueType and RISC OS formats.[1][2][3] It produces fonts in more than 60 languages.[1] The company's public domain RISC OS CD-ROM, released in 1997, includes conversions of public domain fonts to the RISC OS format. It also includes a cataloguing tool.[4]


  1. ^ a b "Microsoft Typography: Links, news & contacts > Custom shops, e-i".  
  2. ^ "The Electronic Font Foundry". JAZD Markets. Retrieved November 22, 2011. 
  3. ^ "About EFF Fonts". The Electronic Font Foundry. Retrieved November 22, 2011. The Electronic Font Foundry was established in 1984 as a company developing fonts and new font technologies. 
  4. ^ "Free PD fonts CD ROM from EFF". Acorn Clan newsletter. May 1997. p. 3. Retrieved 28 October 2013. 

External links

  • Official website
  • 1997 Public Domain RISC OS CD image
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