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Real World Mac OS X Fonts by Sharon Zardetto Aker

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7. Work with Font Book Collections and Libraries

By creating and using Font Book collections, you can easily work with groups of installed fonts for targeted browsing, easy disabling and enabling, or quick exporting.

Creating Font Book libraries lets you access fonts no matter where they are stored on your Mac; so, when you want to use fonts on a temporary basis, you don’t have to install them in the regular manner, into one of Mac OS X’s Fonts folders.

Create and Edit Collections

A Font Book collection is a group of installed fonts with something in common. You get to define the commonality: it could be as simple as Handwriting Fonts, as general as Sans Serif Fonts, or as unique as Ivory-billed Woodpecker Weekly Newsletter Fonts. The collection ...

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