Download ‘Google’ fonts (via google-webfonts-helper) and generate CSS to use in rmarkdown documents and shiny applications. Some popular fonts are included and ready to use.


Install from CRAN with:

You can install the development version from GitHub with:

# install.packages("devtools")

Download a font to use it locally

Get the ID of the desired font between 1029 available :

Download the files necessary for its use and generate the appropriate CSS code :

  id = "roboto",
  output_dir = "path/to"

Use it in {shiny} or {rmarkdown} :

use_font("roboto", "www/css/roboto.css")

:point_right: See detailed example

Included fonts

Some fonts are included in the package and ready to use :


:point_right: See all fonts available