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This is the README for the noto package, version 2022-09-11.

This package provides LaTeX, pdfLaTeX, XeLaTeX and LuaLaTeX
support for the NotoSerif, NotoSans and NotoSansMono
families of fonts, designed by Steve Matteson for Google.
Condensed variants have been moved into a separate
notocondensed package.

To install this package on a TDS-compliant TeX system
download the file "tex-archive"/install/fonts/noto.tds.zip,
where the preferred URL for "tex-archive" is
http://mirror.ctan.org. Unzip the archive at the root of an
appropriate texmf tree, likely a personal or local tree. If
necessary, update the file-name database (e.g., texhash).
Update the font-map files by enabling the Map file noto.map.

To use, add


to the preamble of your document. This will activate
NotoSerif as the main (serifed) text font, NotoSans as the
sans font and NotoSansMono as the fixed-width font.

To activate NotoSerif without NotoSans, use




Similarly, to activate NotoSans without NotoSerif use




To use NotoSans as the main text font, use the



This re-defines \familydefault, not \rmdefault. LuaLaTeX and
xeLaTeX users who might prefer type1 fonts or who wish to
avoid fontspec may use the type1 option. Use option nott to
avoid activating NotoMono as the fixed-width font.

To activate just NotoSansMono, use


Options scaled=<number> or scale=<number> may be used to
scale the NotoSans and NotoSansMono fonts; the serifed
variants are not affected unless noto-serif is being used.

Font encodings supported are OT1, T1, TS1, LY1, LGR and

The following options may be used:

  pf proportional
  osf oldstyle
  lf lining
  tf tabular

The default figures are lining-tabular. 

Superior numbers (for footnote markers) are available
using \sufigures or \textsu{...}.


The default weight is Regular.


The default bold weight is Bold.

Macros \notoserif, \notosans and \notomono select the
NotoSerif, NotoSans and NotoMono families, respectively,
and \notoseriflgr, \notosanslgr and \notomonolgr
activate the LGR encoding.

The original fonts are available at
https://www.google.com/get/noto and are licensed under the
SIL Open Font License, (version 1.1); the text may be found
in the doc directory. The type1 versions were created using
ccftot1. The support files were created using autoinst and
are licensed under the terms of the LaTeX Project Public
License. The maintainer of this package is Bob Tennent (rdt
at cs.queensu.ca)

Download the contents of this package in one zip archive (41.9M).

noto – Support for Noto fonts

This package provides , pdf, XeLaTeX and Lua support for the NotoSerif, NotoSans and NotoSansMono families of fonts, designed by Steve Matteson for Google.

Home pagehttps://www.google.com/get/noto/
Version 2022-09-11
LicensesThe Project Public License
The SIL Open Font License
MaintainerBob Tennent
TDS archivenoto.tds.zip
Contained inTeX Live as noto
MiKTeX as noto
TopicsMultilingual Font
Body Font
Font support
Font TTF
Sans Font
Monospaced Font
Greek Font
Font serif
Proportional Font
Font Type1
Font t1enc
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