Symbol Fonts

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Free Fonts -
Download free fonts for Windows and free fonts for Apple Macintosh. All fonts are either freeware or shareware and in the TrueType or PostScript format.

Free Medieval Fonts
Free Medieval, Celtic and Decorative Fonts.

This site says it's closed but a long list of links to other sites remains for now.

Dingbat pages
Definitive archive of PC truetype dingbat fonts.

TrueType -
TrueType is an outline font standard originally developed by Apple Computer in the late 1980s as a competitor to Adobe's Type 1 fonts used in PostScript. TrueType has become the most common format for fonts on both the Mac OS and Microsoft Windows operating systems.
List of typefaces   

Fontifier - Your own handwriting on your computer
Fontifier lets you use your own handwriting for the text you write on your computer. It turns a scanned sample of your handwriting into a handwriting font that you can use in your word processor or graphics program, just like regular fonts such as Helvetica.
Font search engine for free fonts download. Data bank contains more than 55.000 fonts.

Fonts & Things
Collection of unusual freeware and shareware fonts.

Magical Alphabets - Freeware TrueType Fonts
Theban, Pictish Swirl Script, Pecti-Wita Runes, Futhark Runes, Dagger Script, Enochian, Angelic / Celestial, Barddas Runes, Malachim, An "Enochian" alphabet, Alphabet of the Genii, Numerical Values of the Hebrew and Greek.

Coron's Sources of Fonts
Truetype Fonts for Role Players. Fantasy, ancient, symbolic, and special Fonts.

IPA Fonts
Phonetic Fonts for Macintosh, Phonetic Fonts for Windows, Rogers Fonts (IPAPhon) for Macintosh and Windows.

Truetype Fonts by Curtis Clark
Truetype fonts of ancient alphabets and mythic and scientific symbols.

Zips full of fonts for download.

Epi-Olmec Font
The Epi-Olmec script is a Mesoamerican script that was used by the Olmec people. The script is basically a syllabary that employs logograms.



Military Map Symbol TrueType Fonts
Tom Mouat's NATO Military Map Marking Symbols as TrueType Fonts, and other Military related Resources.


Science Fiction

Tommy of Escondido's Alien Fonts
Alien Fonts: Dune, Babylon Five, StarTrek, Sliders, StarWars, Forbidden Planet, Utopia, Dinotopia, Kzinti, Stargate SG1; & How to Font, sf games, maps, SF links & webrings.