The Open Sans font set for connect-fonts
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Open Sans fontpack for connect-fonts.


  1. Include connect-fonts in a node module.
const font_middleware = require("connect-fonts");
  1. Include the font packs that you want to serve.
const font_pack  = require("connect-fonts-opensans");
  1. Add a middleware by calling the setup function.
      fonts: [ font_pack ],
      allow_origin: ""
  1. Add a link tag to include the font CSS.
<link href="/opensans-bold/fonts.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet"/ >

Multiple fonts from the family can be included by using a comma separated list of fonts:

<link href="/opensans-bold,opensans-bolditalic,opensans-extrabold,opensans-extrabolditalic,opensans-italic,opensans-light,opensans-lightitalic,opensans-regular,opensans-semibold,opensans-semibolditalic/fonts.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet"/ >

Available fonts:

  • opensans-bold
  • opensans-bolditalic
  • opensans-extrabold
  • opensans-extrabolditalic
  • opensans-italic
  • opensans-light
  • opensans-lightitalic
  • opensans-regular
  • opensans-semibold
  • opensans-semibolditalic

Locale-optimised font sets can be served by specifying the locale in the fonts.css URL.

<link href="/latin/opensans-bold/fonts.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet"/ >

Available subsets:

  • latin
  • ca
  • cs
  • cyrillic
  • da
  • de
  • en
  • es
  • et
  • fr
  • hu
  • it
  • nl
  • pl
  • pt
  • ro
  • sk
  • sv
  1. Set your CSS up to use the new font by using the "Open Sans" font-family.
    body {
      font-family: 'Open Sans', 'sans-serif', 'serif';

Font Info

Open Sans

Development Info



Software: Licenced under version 2.0 of the MPL

Fonts: Licensed under version 2.0 of the Apache