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Google has added a brand new font household – Lexend – that can make it easier to learn quicker and higher. The font is on the market inside Google Docs, Sheets and Google Slides or you may obtain it instantly from the Google Fonts web site and use it in offline apps like Microsoft Phrase.

Right here’s a pattern Google doc rendered with the Lexend Deca font.

Thomas Jockin and Bonnie Shaver-Troup, the font designers, have additionally uploaded the font information on Github beneath the Open Font License which lets you use, modify and redistribute the fonts freely so long as they don’t seem to be offered by themselves.

To allow the Lexend font in your copy of Google Docs, open a brand new doc inside Google Docs, click on the Font dropdown within the toolbar and choose Extra Fonts. Seek for Lexend and choose them so as to add them to your default font checklist.

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The research means that college students had been in a position to enhance their studying velocity (complete variety of right phrases learn per minute) by 19.eight% when the identical doc was formatted within the Lexend typeface vs the Instances New Roman household. The font’s growth has been financed by Google.