Screen Typeface Recommendations

Use these typefaces when designing electronic materials. The type families specified have a wide variety of weights and styles. The fonts shown below are a subset of all the weights and styles available.

Base Font

  • font family: Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif
  • font size: 1em (16px) *
  • line height: 1.5em (17.5px)

When the browser width is 960 pixels or more, the default font size is 0.8em.

Heading Font

The font family for headings 1 through 3 is Georgia,"Times New Roman",Times,serif.