Summer Institute of Linguistics IPA Fonts
- Platform: Apple Macintosh and Mircosoft Windows
International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) fonts
are available as freeware from the Summer
Institute of Linguistics (SIL). The SIL Encore IPA Fonts are a set
of scalable IPA fonts containing the full International Phonetic
Alphabet with 1990 Kiel revisions. Three typefaces are included: SIL
Doulos (similar to Times), SIL Sophia (similar to Helvetica), and SIL
Manuscript (monowidth). Each font contains all the standard IPA discrete
characters and non-spacing diacritics as well as some suprasegmental and
punctuation marks. Each font comes in both PostScript Type 1 and
- Availability: Via the WWW and Gopher:
Also available through the SIL email server. Send either of the following commands to MAILSERV@sil.org.
Finally, they are available on diskette from the address below.
$US5 to cover the cost of shipping.
- SEND/MODE=BLOCK/ENCODING=UUENCODE [FTP.FONTS.WIN]SILIP12A.EXE
- SEND [FTP.FONTS.MAC]SILIPA12.SEA_HQX
- Contact: International Academic Bookstore
Summer Institute of Linguistics
7500 W. Camp Wisdom Road, Dallas, TX 75236 U.S.A.
Ph: 214-709-2404, Fax: 214-709-2433
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