A Python library to Work With Text Font Files


fonttools is a Python library written to manipulate text font files and to convert between different font file formats. The program supports several file formats including TTX, TrueType and OpenType among others.

Using fonttools on RCC Resources

The fonttools library is only available on the HPC systems. No specific module needs to be loaded in order to work with thel library. In order to begin using fonttools from within your python script, simply add the line import fontTools or any variation on that theme like from fontTools import *. For detailed examples and usage documentation, refer to the main website for the library.